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    EXCLUSIVE

    See Jussie Smollett's Plan For A Cash Grab With $10 Million Book Deal After Guilty Verdict

    Jussie Smollett is hoping to land a $10 million book deal following his guilty verdict.
    By OK! Staff
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Moved Out Of Psych Ward, Actor's Brother Praises Fans For Public Pressure On Cook County

    The embattled actor was sentenced earlier this month to 150 days behind bars.
    By Nikki Schuster
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    BREAKING NEWS

    Jussie Smollett's Legal Team Files Emergency Motion To Get Him Released From Jail Citing Threats & COVID-19: Report

    The actor's lawyers filed the paper work to demand that he be released from his sentence.
    By OK! Staff
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Transferred To Psych Ward After Screaming In Court During Sentencing, Actor's Brother Claims He's 'In No Way' At Risk Of Self Harm

    Jussie was sentenced by Cook County Judge James Linn to 150 days in prison and 30 months probation on March 10.
    By Alexandra Stone
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    BREAKING NEWS

    Jussie Smollett's Fate Determined Three Months After Being Found Guilty Of Staging Hate Crime

    The 'Empire' star was found guilty last year for the staged January 2019 attack in Chicago.
    By OK! Staff
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    NEWS

    Don Lemon Condemns Jussie Smollett, Calls Him A 'Liar' After The 'Empire' Star Mentioned Host In Criminal Case

    The CNN host criticized the actor on air following a jury finding him guilty of faking a hate crime.
    By Molly Claire Goddard
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    BREAKING NEWS

    Jury Finds Jussie Smollett Guilty Of Disorderly Conduct For Staging A Hate Crime & Filing A False Police Report

    The 'Empire' star was found guilty on charges of disorderly conduct for the alleged 2019 attack.
    By OK! Staff
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Calls The Osundario Brothers 'Liars,' Chastises White Prosecutor For Reading N-Word Aloud During His Second Day Of Testimony

    Tensions were high as the actor took the stand for the second day of testimony in his alleged hoax trial.
    By Molly Claire Goddard
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Alleges He Did Drugs & 'Made Out' With Abimbola Osundairo Despite Alleged Attacker Claiming They Were Only Friends

    The actor took the stand on Monday, claiming he and his supposed attacker had an intimate relationship.
    By Molly Claire Goddard
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Takes The Stand In His Own Defense During Trial For Allegedly Staging A Hate Crime, Reporting It To The Police

    The actor has been accused of orchestrating a hate crime against himself in January 2019.
    By Nikki Schuster
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    TRUE CRIME

    Jussie Smollett's Accusations Of Homophobia Hit Snag When Photo Comes Out Showing Osundairo Brothers Shirtless At Pride Parade

    Ola Osundairo has denied all accusations that he is homophobic, and provided photo proof he worked a gay pride event.
    By Alexandra Stone
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett's Defense Attorney Requests Mistrial After Accusing Judge Of 'Physically Lunging' At Her

    The Jussie Smollett trial took a turn when defense attorney Tamara Walker accused Judge James Linn of threatening her.
    By Alexandra Stone
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Arrives For Chicago Trial After Special Prosecutor Revives Case Against Actor For Allegedly Lying To Cops About Staged 2019 Hate Crime

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    By Nikki Schuster
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    NEWS

    Jussie Smollett Back In Court On Renewed Charges For Allegedly Lying About January 2019 Hate Crime: Maintains His Innocence

    Jussie Smollett is back in court and facing renewed charges for allegedly lying about being attacked in a January 2019.- here are the details
    By Molly Claire Goddard
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    NEWS

    Chicago Wants Answers In Jussie Smollett Case; 'Empire' Actor Responds!

    The actor has been accused of faking his own attack in 2019.
    By Nikki Schuster
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    PHOTOS

    'The Real': Amanda Seales & Jeannie Mai Get Into Tense Argument After Amanda Calls Jussie Smollett 'Noble' For Allegedly Staging Hate Crime

    The cohosts fought about the ‘Empire’ star’s case.
    By Naledi Ushe
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    Jussie Smollett’s Legal Team Responds To New Charge Following Alleged Staged Attack

    This comes a little over a year since the incident took place.
    By Atahabih Germain
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    VIDEOS

    Prosecutors Drop All Charges Against ‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett

    He will not be prosecuted for allegedly faking a racial attack.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett Removed From 'Empire's Final 2 Episodes As Some Cast Members Demand He Be Fired

    The actor was back on the job hours after he being arrested.
    By OK! Staff
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    Jussie Smollett Arrested For Allegedly Lying About Attack

    The 'Empire' star allegedly paid two brothers to stage a fake attack.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett Now A Suspect By Chicago Police For Filing False Report

    The 'Empire' star was allegedly brutally attacked on January 29.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Watch: Jussie Smollett Breaks Down In Tears In First Interview Since Brutal Attack

    The actor spoke to Robin Roberts on 'Good Morning America.'
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollet Bitten During Alleged Homophobic & Racist Attack

    Police give an update on what happened when the actor was beaten.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett Covers Up Face Outside His Los Angeles Performance

    The 'Empire' star suffered from an apparent homophobic and racist attack last week.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett Breaks His Silence After Attack, Expresses Frustration Over Misrepresentations Of His Story

    'My body is strong, but my soul is stronger,' he says.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Authorities Discover Persons Of Interest In CCTV Footage From ‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett's Attack

    A neighbor also reported she saw a man with a rope waiting outside his apartment.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett's Concert Is Happening After His Brutal Attack As 'Empire' Stops Production

    He was hospitalized after he was allegedly choked & doused in a type of chemical.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    John Legend, Andy Cohen & More Celebs React To Jussie Smollett’s Brutal Attack

    The ‘Empire’ actor was the victim of a hate crime.
    By OK! Staff
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    ‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett Hospitalized After He's Doused With Chemicals & Choked With Noose In Apparent Racist & Homophobic Hate Crime

    Listen to the horrifying 911 audio.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett And Cynthia Bailey Have Date Day In Chicago — See The RHOA Star's Cute Photo With The Empire Actor

    Jussie Smollett and Cynthia Bailey spent some quality time together in Chicago, Illinois!
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Is Jussie Smollett Dating Michael Sam? — Empire Star Reveals The Truth About His Relationship With The Footballer!

    Jussie Smollett and Michael Sam are facing dating rumors following the footballer’s lengthy engagement he called off over the summer!
    By OK! Staff
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    Empire’s Secrets Exposed In New Tell-All — 15 Revelations About The Show’s Cast, Scandals And Massive Success!

    Following the monster success of the show during it’s debut season on Fox, the new book “Empire: The Unauthorized Untold Story” by Robert Ham is shining some new light on the secrets of the beloved TV series!
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett Saves Fans’ Life, Says Coming Out On Ellen Prevented Girl From Committing Suicide Over Her Sexuality

    Jussie Smollett recently share how his decision to come out on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” kept one of his fans from taking her own life over her sexuality.
    By OK! Staff
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    PHOTOS

    Jussie Smollett And Claudia Jordan Go On Date Night, Celebrate Her Birthday With Her RHOA Castmates

    Jussie Smollett looked to be having the time of his life while hanging with “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”’s Claudia Jordan, Jussie Smollett, Cynthia Bailey, Kenya Moore and Demetria McKinney.
    By OK! Staff
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    VIDEOS

    WATCH Ellen DeGeneres Praise Empire’s Jussie Smollett For Coming Out As Gay

    Ellen DeGeneres spoke out in support of “Empire” star Jussie Smollett after he came out to her in a interview backstage at “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”
    By OK! Staff
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