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Trump calls Smollett case 'embarrassment,' announces review

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the Department of Justice will "review" the case of actor Jussie Smollett, who was charged with staging a fake hate crime in Chicago before prosecutors abruptly dropped the case this week.

jussie smollett - Reuters
5:22am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Trump says feds will review Jussie Smollett case after local charges were dropped

President Donald Trump has announced the FBI and the Department of Justice will review the Jussie Smollett case.

jussie smollett - CNN
5:14am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Trump Slams Jussie Smollett Case After Charges Dropped: 'An Embarrassment'

The Justice Department and FBI will review the "Empire" actor's "outrageous" case, the president tweeted.

jussie smollett - The Huffington Post
5:04am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Chicago top prosecutor defends staff decision to drop Jussie Smollett charges

Jussie Smollett's legal team is accusing Chicago officials and police of trying to "smear" the "Empire" actor. It follows an angry response to the dropping of all charges against Smollett, who was accused of staging a hate crime against himself. Adriana Diaz …

jussie smollett - CBS News
4:52am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Trump says Justice Department to review Jussie Smollett case

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the Department of Justice will "review" the case of actor Jussie Smollett, who was charged with staging a fake hate crime in Chicago before prosecutors abruptly dropped the case this week.

jussie smollett - Reuters
4:37am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Eye Opener: President calls FBI investigation treason

President Trump speaks out after the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Also, the Jussie Smollett case still rages in Chicago after prosecutors dropped all charges against the “Empire” actor. All that and all that matters in today's…

jussie smollett - CBS News
4:16am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Trump says FBI, DOJ 'will review the outrageous Jussie Smollett case'

President Donald Trump called the decision by Illinois prosecutors to drop charges against actor Jussie Smollett "an embarrassment to our Nation!"

jussie smollett - NBC News
4:11am PDT - March 28th, 2019

"It is an embarrassment to our Nation!": Trump says FBI, DOJ will review Jussie Smollett case

The president weighed in on the "Empire" star's case.

jussie smollett - Axios
4:10am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Trump: FBI & DOJ to review 'outrageous' Jussie Smollett case

President Trump in an early morning tweet on Thursday said the FBI and Department of Justice (DOJ) will review the “outrageous” case against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett.

jussie smollett - The Hill
3:54am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Jussie Smollett's lawyer says Chicago officials are continuing a "smear campaign" against him

"No public official has the right to violate Mr. Smollett’s due process rights."

jussie smollett - Axios
2:45am PDT - March 28th, 2019

'Start Here': FBI says it'll examine why Jussie Smollett walked, and Brexit gets 'even more' Brexity

It's Thursday, March 28, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

jussie smollett - ABC News
2:01am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Donald Trump: FBI, Justice Department will review 'outrageous' Jussie Smollett case

President Trump said Thursday the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department will review the "outrageous" decision to drop all charges against actor Jussie Smollett.

jussie smollett - The Washington Times
12:49am PDT - March 28th, 2019

Kim Foxx defends her team's decision to drop charges in Smollett case

Cook County State's Attorney speaks about her team's decision to drop charges against Jussie Smollett.

jussie smollett - Fox News
10:07pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Smollett saga shook public trust, heightened racial tensions

In the two months since Jussie Smollett reported a late-night attack by assailants shouting racial and anti-gay slurs, the "Empire" actor and activist went from victim to defendant. Police and...

jussie smollett - Associated Press
9:36pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Chicago prosecutor defends dropping charges in Jussie Smollett case

Chicago's top prosecutor said on Wednesday that her office believed actor Jussie Smollett "culpable" in the criminal case where police say he staged being the victim of a hate crime attack but said her office never intended to seal the court records.

jussie smollett - Reuters
7:15pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Chicago prosecutor defends decision to drop Smollett charges

CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx on Wednesday defended the decision by her staff to drop charges that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett staged a racist, anti-gay attack in...

jussie smollett - Associated Press
5:58pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Gutfeld on Jussie Smollett fiasco

Jussie Smollett got a great deal when prosecutors dismissed charges against him.Sadly, if a hate crime hoaxer gets away with it, then there will be more.

jussie smollett - Fox News
5:22pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Gutfeld on Jussie Smollett fiasco

Prosecutor who dropped the charges against the 'Empire' actor claims he is not innocent; reaction and analysis on 'The Five.'

jussie smollett - Fox News
3:23pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Jussie Smollett Is Free. That’s Good, Whether He’s Guilty or Not.

Outrage at the Empire actor’s charges being dropped misses a more important point.

jussie smollett - New York Magazine
3:21pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Jussie Smollett did not get special treatment, says Chicago prosecutor Kimberly Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx said she was 'not part of the charging decision'

jussie smollett - NBC News
2:56pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Jussie Smollett did not get special treatment, Chicago prosecutor Kimberly Foxx says

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx said she was 'not part of the charging decision'

jussie smollett - NBC News
2:56pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Kim Foxx says Jussie Smollett treated same as anyone else

Television star Jussie Smollett may be a celebrity who rubs elbows with the Obamas, but prosecutors treated him the same as anyone else when they dropped all 16 felony charges against him, according to Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx.

jussie smollett - The Washington Times
2:49pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Chicago police release a portion of Smollett investigation reports after his charges are dropped

Chicago police on Wednesday released a portion of their investigative reports in the case of actor Jussie Smollett, a day after prosecutors dropped all charges that had accused him of falsely reporting a hate crime against himself.

jussie smollett - Google News
2:25pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Jussie Smollett 'indefensible' deal lands Kim Foxx, Soros-backed prosecutor, on hot seat

She may have recused herself from the Jussie Smollett case, but Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx has come under fire after her office made the stunning decision to drop all charges against the celebrity actor accused of orchestrating an elaborate hate cr…

jussie smollett - Google News
12:20pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Chicago police release files in 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett case, day after charges were dramatically dropped

Chicago police came out swinging Wednesday and released the full 61-page investigative report in the alleged Jussie Smollett hate crime hoax, one day after charges against the "Empire" star were dramatically dropped -- but the move may have prompted a moot co…

jussie smollett - Fox News
11:22am PDT - March 27th, 2019
RT @AccuracyInMedia: BREAKING: Jussie Smollett ‘Directed Every Aspect of the Attack’ 
https://t.co/oq7BrUoGNJ https://t.co/5rILyov6jG

RT @AccuracyInMedia: BREAKING: Jussie Smollett ‘Directed Every Aspect of the Attack’ https://t.co/oq7BrUoGNJ https://t.co/5rILyov6jG

Chase Jones (@chasejones12)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

A loose and casual Kim Foxx talks about all the criticism over the Jussie Smollett fallout — 'This thing is crazy' - Chicago Tribune https://t.co/Kgn8AA8rjl

April Washington (@anewsbreaker)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RedNationRising: No Wonder Democrats Are Getting So Confused: -Al Sharpton = Reverend -Bill Clinton = Husband -Elizabeth Warren = In…

Joan (@greeneyes_usa)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

The never ending story of a privileged, HOLLYWOOD actor! https://t.co/rUA2ExlDri

Fran (@racing2win)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @ABC: Brothers implicated in Jussie Smollett 'hoax' attack sue the 'Empire' actor's lawyers. https://t.co/6GCNn6MbI2 https://t.co/HXx4gN…

marysmith9597 (@marysmith9597)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Education4Libs: Jussie Smollett’s brother claims Jussie still suffers from "night terrors" after his incident. Lmao.... I might suffe…

Jade (@DMrsJWick)
9:24pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @seanhannity: *DEVELOPING* https://t.co/uyxAgcdOaj

Canuck Girl ❤️ (@CanukGirl4Trump)
9:23pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Patrici15767099: Brothers Sue Jussie Smollett’s Lawyers, Saying Actor ‘Directed’ Staged Attack https://t.co/LnAvwIfsEc

James Bartlebaugh⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@KillerHare)
9:23pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @CWBChicago: Go to Settings & Privacy > Muted words. Add the words "Smollett" "Jussie" "Osundairo" and any others associated with the to…

Smirk Central (@Duchess_Ang)
9:23pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Jussie Smollett's lawyers sued by 'perpetrators' of fake attack https://t.co/eCtmfNKj2T

Muhammad Loved Jews (@MuhammadLovJews)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Jussie Smollett And Barack Hussein Obama Are Lovers Ohhhhhh SNAP...... https://t.co/4DKBAdQNOZ

❌TEAM TRUMP UN MASKED⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@FrasierRae)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @trtworld: Two brothers involved in Jussie Smollett's Chicago alleged hate-crime hoax sue the actor's lawyers accusing them of defamatio…

Mohamad Abdullah Bin Mohd Abdul Halim .. . (@Mohamad51255680)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RedNationRising: No Wonder Democrats Are Getting So Confused: -Al Sharpton = Reverend -Bill Clinton = Husband -Elizabeth Warren = In…

Lea Anne Connelly (@hysyinc)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Jussie Smollett Update: Osundairo brothers filing federal lawsuit in Smollett case https://t.co/szORZ0vnZb

Espace beaux arts (@Espacebeauxarts)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RealSaavedra: Brothers Sue Jussie Smollett’s Lawyers, Saying Actor ‘Directed’ Staged Attack https://t.co/HfJrBoJanE

Red1Echo (@Red1Echo)
9:22pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @KTVN: Two brothers who said they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself are suing the "Empire" act…

martin snodgrass (@33woodieMartin)
9:21pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @FireViral1: Jussie Smollett Legal Team Sued – Claim Defamation #jussiesmollett #empire #breaking #defamation #news #fireviral https://…

OBALAFAKUMA SOPHIA (@obalafakuma)
9:21pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Suntimes: Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx said Tuesday she welcomes criticism of her work as top prosecutor but decried the “nois…

Derlesu (@derlesu)
9:21pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RAMRANTS: R. Kelly raped minors & got away with it. Jussie Smollett faked a hate crime & got away with it. (D) AG Ellison committed d…

Lady Liberty (@VoiceCakes)
7:41am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @jefftaylorhuman: Richard Grenell, the highest ranking gay member of the Trump administration, said Pete Buttigieg noting Mike Pence’s a…

NewNowNext (@NewNowNext)
7:40am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @TrueEO: You better be careful @Joelpatrick1776 because those 2 black dudes in whiteface that attacked Jussie Smollett will beat your as…

Linda VanNoy (@leendalu)
7:40am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @RAMRANTS: R. Kelly raped minors & got away with it. Jussie Smollett faked a hate crime & got away with it. (D) AG Ellison committed d…

Chris11962 (@Chris11962)
7:39am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @TheBoxThatRoxx: Today in #ThisBitch News: #JussieSmollett says he’s having “night terrors” over his FAKE HATE CRIME “attack.” You s…

Joe Moore (@JoeMoor33349838)
7:37am PDT - April 21st, 2019

Jussie Smollett's brother calls hoax accusations 'ludicrous' https://t.co/iUYw8zpbnZ via @MailOnline GOOD!, he gave us all terrors with his lying

James McKee (@jmkee111)
7:36am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @RAMRANTS: R. Kelly raped minors & got away with it. Jussie Smollett faked a hate crime & got away with it. (D) AG Ellison committed d…

angie e. vanhorn (@angieevanhorn)
7:36am PDT - April 21st, 2019

The boy needs a therapist! https://t.co/EHK8HH20te

Marsha L. F. Randolph (@Words2Growby)
7:36am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @GeorgiaLogCabin: Grenell [D-CA] counters IN Democrat's anti-Pence claims https://t.co/3bSo8XXVz9

EJE (@Gene_972)
7:35am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @CombatDebater: Today the Chicago police union continues protesting the Jussie Smollett case Whoever thought we’d see the day when Dem…

Dante Vinas (@dantevinas)
7:34am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @JackPosobiec: Jussie Smollett lied and the charges were dropped Julian Assange got arrested for telling the truth

AustralianRightWingChristianConservative (@AustralianWing)
7:34am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @StephenSpeaksUp: Notice this article comes from @nypost and then @FoxNews I don't know who thinks Jussie has been exonerated, he will…

Karen C Combest (@KCCombest)
7:34am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @RAMRANTS: R. Kelly raped minors & got away with it. Jussie Smollett faked a hate crime & got away with it. (D) AG Ellison committed d…

Brian Hodges (@dirtyjawa)
7:32am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @culttture: #JussieSmollett's Brother Says He's Suffering Night Terrors Over 'Attack' https://t.co/SPbHZoZnN3

MAGAComingInHot (@magacominginhot)
7:32am PDT - April 21st, 2019

Jussie Smollett’s Older Brother Breaks His Silence In Powerful Essay https://t.co/sc9SG2uEWt

PraiseHouston.com (@praisehouston)
7:32am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @RedNationRising: The REAL hate crime is our media giving more attention to Jussie Smollett, who was guilty of committing a FAKE hate cr…

MaryBeth (@drchic2001)
3:35am PDT - April 21st, 2019

Jussie Smollett's Brother Says He's Suffering Night Terrors Over 'Attack' https://t.co/uBGQ6ptfqE

Mz T (@MzTwanet)
3:30am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @WayneDupreeShow: Did you hear about this? https://t.co/iz2VIxlmWc

TrumpAlwaysyou⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@MAGAnNoHate)
3:29am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @DailyCaller: Jussie Smollett’s Brother Claims Actor Is Having Nightmares Over Alleged Attack https://t.co/mbzqltG2Sv

Fredericka Beauchard (@FBeauchard)
3:28am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @DailyCaller: Jussie Smollett’s Brother Claims Actor Is Having Nightmares Over Alleged Attack https://t.co/mbzqltG2Sv

Royal Blue Smiles (@royalbluesmiles)
3:26am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @bluelivesmtr: Kim Foxx's Top Deputies Start Quitting Amid Jussie Smollett Fallout Follow @bluelivesmtr #BlueLivesMatter #BackTheBlue

(@mayadiez)
3:26am PDT - April 21st, 2019

RT @TMZ: Jussie Smollett's Brother Says He's Suffering Night Terrors Over 'Attack' https://t.co/N1VoSYf73t

Olga #PuertoRicans4Trump2020 (@ARealPrincesa)
3:26am PDT - April 21st, 2019