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'Empire' actor Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about Chicago attack

Reuters India Thursday, 14 March 2019
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street.
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett arrived in a Chicago court on Thursday where he will face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street. Actor Jussie Smollett arrives at...

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