State's attorney calls Smollett 'washed up' in texts

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx referred to "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett as a "washed up celeb who lied to cops," according to newly revealed text messages.
0:38 | 04/17/19

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Prosecutors in Chicago have released a true of documents offering new insight. Into the Jesse smaller controversy sixteen counts against the actor for allegedly staging a hate crime against himself. Were dropped that decision sparked a backlash from police. One message from prosecutor Kim fox who hurt top deputy indicates the fox police small what was charge excessively. She even compares all its case said that at singer. Had a file with four victims ten counts washed up celeb who like the cops sixteen. Just because we can charge something doesn't mean we shed. Fox recused herself from the case an internal investigation is now looking into how the case was handled.

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