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Exclusive: Foxx emails and texts show Smollett case was a “distraction” that drew attention from top priorities — including R. Kelly

A review of thousands of emails and text messages from Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s personal accounts raises a new possible explanation for her office’s decision to suddenly drop all charges against Jussie Smollett: The case was drawing attention away from her top agenda items, including the prosecution of R. Kelly.

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CPD file: Prosecutor predicted Smollett case resolution weeks before it happened in an “emergency” court session; More…

A CPD detective report says Smollett’s prosecutor predicted the case outcome weeks before it happened. | CPD The Chicago Police Department on Thursday released the “electronic record” of its investigation into actor Jussie Smollett’s hate crime allegation that determined the TV star faked a late January attack by racist, homophobic, Donald Trump-supporting men with the

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Smollett: Former prosecutor withdraws request for special prosecutor; Separate request by former judge continues

Jussie Smollett | Wikipedia A former Cook County assistant state’s attorney this morning withdrew his request for a special prosecutor to investigate the State’s Attorney’s handling of the Jussie Smollett case. Saani Mohammed filed the request for a special prosecutor on April 4th, saying that the Smollett case was “plagued with irregularity.” But this morning,