R. Kelly charged with new felony sex assault, abuse counts: Chicago Sun Times report

FILE PHOTO – Grammy-winning R&B star R. Kelly leaves the Cook County courthouse after a hearing on multiple counts of criminal sexual abuse case, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski CHICAGO (Reuters) – Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly … Continue reading R. Kelly charged with new felony sex assault, abuse counts: Chicago Sun Times report

Jussie Smollett lawyers sued by alleged hoax accomplices

(Reuters) – Two brothers involved in Jussie Smollett’s Chicago alleged hate-crime hoax sued the “Empire” actor’s lawyers on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation for insisting they had “criminally attacked” the actor even after police concluded otherwise. FILE PHOTO: Actor Jussie … Continue reading Jussie Smollett lawyers sued by alleged hoax accomplices

Chicago will sue actor Jussie Smollett after he refuses to pay for police overtime

(This story corrects title of Bill McCaffrey in first paragraph) FILE PHOTO: Actor Jussie Smollett makes a court appearance at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., March 14, 2019. E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/Pool via REUTERS By Dan … Continue reading Chicago will sue actor Jussie Smollett after he refuses to pay for police overtime