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Smollett Tries To Get Special Prosecutor
Dropped, Blames Brothers, Makes New Claim

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Posted By: MissMolly, 7/21/2019 4:42:37 AM

Former "Empire" star Jussie Smollett filed a motion Friday requesting that the court nullify an order last month assigning a special prosecutor to look into the handling of his case after its sudden dismissal by embattled State's Attorney Kim Foxx. "Jussie Smollett, by his attorneys, Geragos & Geragos, respectfully requests that this Court grant his Motion, vacate the June 21, 2019 Order, and deny the Petition to Appoint a Special Prosecutor," reads the filing submitted by his attorneys, Mark Geragos and Tina Glandian, as reported by Deadline Friday.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Sam1 7/21/2019 5:31:11 AM (No. 129530)
I wonder who's paying his legal fees... the Obama's?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DCGIRL 7/21/2019 6:39:42 AM (No. 129554)
I'm with #1. The entire mess has Michele written all over it. Kim Foxx should kiss her career goodbye as an attorney and my bet when the going gets rough, Kim will sing.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Osprey21 7/21/2019 6:55:57 AM (No. 129566)
How long before this lunatic off's himself? Not soon enough for me.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: franq 7/21/2019 6:59:19 AM (No. 129569)
Jussie Smollett. Is he still around. I thought they found his lynched skull on the South Side of Chicago. You know, the baddest part of town.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: udanja99 7/21/2019 8:03:01 AM (No. 129632)
Smollett’s family should go to court and, instead of asking to drop the special prosecutor, they should get a court order to have little Jussie institutionalized. He is clearly insane and a danger to himself and others.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 7/21/2019 8:03:42 AM (No. 129633)
What a gigantic crybaby Jussie is! Just like anyone who commits a crime AND is politically connected, when the coverup becomes obvious they double down on their wacky excuses. He really does need to serve time in jail. Take your punishment like a man, Jussie. Who knows, you may end liking prison!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/21/2019 8:55:45 AM (No. 129667)
This is great, Smelly will run out of money even faster!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jacksin5 7/21/2019 9:15:55 AM (No. 129695)
With every new version of events, credibility goes out the window. Jussie, you have been tried in the Court of Public Opinion, and nothing you say or do is going to change the decision we have made on your veracity.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: john56 7/21/2019 9:52:01 AM (No. 129743)
Even Jon Lovitz' liar character on SNL would look at Jussie and say that's too much.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: TLCary 7/21/2019 10:12:32 AM (No. 129769)
They haven't bothered to appoint a special prosecutor yet, or possibly ever. So Jessie decides to kick the hornet's nest. Is this pro-bono work from the Abbot & Costello Associates? The Courts care more about the appearance of justice than anything else. Either we have a Court of Laws or Captain Kangaroo in black robe. This was a stupid move.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: earlybird 7/21/2019 10:17:45 AM (No. 129776)
His lawyers “Geragos and Geragos”? This one will never get off the ground, Orville… They’re pretty mad at your client in Chicago. What he did is pretty clear. All of it. Foxx buckled to pressure from the Obama cabal. She did too many things wrong. This is about her now.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Omen55 7/21/2019 10:29:24 AM (No. 129788)
If this gets to close to the Os then Jussie will have to take one for the team.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: winnie1 7/21/2019 11:10:07 AM (No. 129838)
Stick a fork in it Jussie you are COOKED! This is going to bankrupt you. You didn't realize how good you had it.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: rochow 7/21/2019 2:02:50 PM (No. 129993)
Hope he will be stone broke, in prison, and no one will ever hire him again when all the dust settles. His lawyers will be richer and laughing all the way to the bank!
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