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Chicago Spent $130K On Police Overtime For Jussie Smollett Case. Now, The City Is Asking For Its Money Back

The city has had success in recouping costs from false police reports in the past, a law department spokesman said.

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Feds Will ‘Review’ Jussie Smollett Case After Charges Are Dropped, Trump Says

State's Attorney Kim Foxx has defended how the case was handled.

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Kim Foxx Defends Handling Of Jussie Smollett, Says Case Will Be Unsealed

"Right now there's a lot of emotion and I wholeheartedly believe in our line of work we cannot be driven by emotion," Foxx said. "We have to be driven by facts."

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After Jussie Smollett Charges Dropped Abruptly, Top Cop Says Justice Was Not Served

Police and prosecutors originally said Smollett made up a racially based attack to get more money from his work on "Empire."

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Jussie Smollett ‘Took Advantage Of Pain And Anger Of Racism’ To Make More Money On ‘Empire,’ Chicago’s Top Cop Says

Smollett is charged with filing a false police report. Top cop Eddie Johnson called the actor's alleged actions "shameful."

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Jussie Smollett Charged With Filing False Police Report, Will Have To Surrender To Cops

Once considered a victim in a racist attack in Streeterville, the "Empire" star is now facing a felony charge.

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State’s Attorney Kim Foxx Recuses Herself From Jussie Smollett Case, Citing ‘Familiarity With Potential Witnesses’

It's the latest twist in the evolving story of Jussie Smollett, a star of "Empire."

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2 Men Questioned In Jussie Smollett Case ‘Shifted’ Focus Of Investigation, Police Say

Investigators are now trying to interview "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, police said.

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Police Release 2 People After Questioning Them In Smollett Case, Say They’re No Longer Suspects

"Due to new evidence ... the individuals questioned by police in the Empire case have now been released without charging," police said.

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2 People Of Interest Now Considered Suspects In Jussie Smollett Case, Police Say

There's probable cause the two might have been involved in a crime, though officials won't yet say what the crime would be.

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2 ‘People Of Interest’ From Jussie Smollett Investigation Found, Being Questioned, Police Say

The two people are not suspects but were being questioned, police said.

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Jussie Smollett Is A Victim, His Reps Say After Giving Police ‘Heavily Redacted’ Phone Records

“Jussie is the victim here, which has been stated by the Superintendent of Police," the statement said.

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Jussie Smollett Says He’s ‘OK’ After Being Attacked As New Details Emerge From Police

"My body is strong but my soul is stronger," Smollett said.

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Photos Of ‘People Of Interest’ Released By CPD As Search For ‘Empire’ Star Jussie Smollett’s Attackers Continues

The people in the camera stills may not have been involved, but police still want to hear from them.

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Chicago Police Poring Over Surveillance Video In Late Night Attack On ‘Empire’ Star

Jussie Smollett said he was beaten, had a rope put around his neck and had racial and homophobic slurs shouted at him early Tuesday in Streeterville, authorities said.

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