Jussie Smollett released from county jail during appeal..

Jussie Smollett was released from jail following six nights behind bars after an appeals court agreed with his lawyers that he should be free pending the appeal of his conviction for lying to police about a racist and homophobic attack. The former “Empire” actor walked out of the Cook County Jail on Wednesday surrounded by security. He did not comment as he got into an … Continue reading Jussie Smollett released from county jail during appeal..

‘Empire’ actor Bryshere Gray arrested, accused of assaulting his wife

“Empire” actor Bryshere Gray was arrested Monday morning in Arizona and is accused of assaulting his wife and refusing to talk to police for hours, authorities said. Gray, 26, was taken into custody at 7 a.m. by officers in the Phoenix suburb of Goodyear, roughly nine hours after authorities responded to a 911 call from his wife, police said in a statement. After Gray refused … Continue reading ‘Empire’ actor Bryshere Gray arrested, accused of assaulting his wife

Jussie Smollett goes back to court on 6 new counts of making false reports to police

The legal whiplash in the Jussie Smollett case keeps intensifying, with the former “Empire” actor facing new charges. Flanked by a massive entourage, Smollett entered a Chicago courthouse Monday for six new counts of making false reports to police for allegedly fabricating a hate crime.Smollett arrives at a Chicago courthouse Monday, almost a year after his last appearance.Smollett’s attorney Tina Glandian entered a plea of not guilty … Continue reading Jussie Smollett goes back to court on 6 new counts of making false reports to police