'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 felony charges

Authorities say he staged an alleged hate-crime attack in Chicago that sparked national outrage, but he maintains that he's telling the truth.
0:08 | 03/14/19

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Transcript for 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 felony charges
Empire star justice bullet was arraigned today in Chicago the after pleading not guilty to sixteen felony charges he's accused of staging that hate crime attack.

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