Judge Finds No Bias from Jussie Smollett Special Prosecutor

A Chicago judge decided to keep a special prosecutor looking into why the state's attorney's office abruptly dismissed charges against actor Jussie Smollett, finding there's "no indication he harbors any bias."

  • Published 4 October 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago judge decided Friday to keep a special prosecutor looking into why the state's attorney's office abruptly dismissed charges against actor Jussie Smollett, finding there's "no indication he harbors any bias." Judge Michael Toomin's decision came after former U.S. Attorney Dan Webb disclosed he co-hosted a 2016 fundraiser for Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx. He also donated $1,000 to her campaign that year. Foxx's office in March dropped charges accusing… Read at AP News