Jussie Smollett released from jail after 6 nights

After less than a week behind bars, Jussie Smollett was released from jail Wednesday. The release comes after an appeals court, in a two-one decision, agreed that the former Empire star should be released on bond pending the appeal of his conviction for lying to police about a racist and homophobic... Read More.

Jussie Smollett sentenced to 150 days in jail in hoax attack

Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been sentenced to 150 days in county jail on Thursday for fabricating a 2019 hate crime attack on himself. Smollett was also ordered to pay $120,000 in restitution to the city of Chicago, fined $25,000 and must serve 30 months of felony probation. As... Read More.

Jury reaches verdict in Jussie Smollett trial

(CHICAGO) -- The jury has reached a verdict in the case against actor Jussie Smollett, who was charged with lying about a racist attack. The "Empire" actor alleged he was attacked and called racist and homophobic slurs by two men in Chicago in January 2019.... Read More.