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Jussie Smollett: Case dropped against 'Empire' actor accused of hate attack hoax

SBS Tuesday, 26 March 2019 ()
In a reversal, prosecutors have dropped all charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett related to allegations of staging a phony attack and claiming he was the victim of a hate crime.
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Prosecutors dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett on Tuesday, about two weeks after he pleaded not guilty to filing a false police report, multiple outlets report.

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