According to a report by CNN, on Thursday, the deadline for actor Jussie Smollett to pay the 130,106 dollar bill sent to him by the city of Chicago to cover the cost of the investigation into his claim that he was the victim of a possible hate crime.
City spokesman Bill McCaffrey reportedly said, "The city feels this is a reasonable and legally justifiable amount to collect to help offset the costs of the investigation.
Jussie Smollet Faces Deadline To Pay $130,000 For Investigation Costs
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