The actor was indicted on Tuesday, after a special prosecutor led an investigation into the dismissal of 16 previous charges against him last February.
Performer Jussie Smollett was indicted Tuesday on six counts of disorderly conduct for allegedly staging a racist and homophobic attack. Special Prosecutor Dan Webb said Smollett had allegedly reported "a heinous hate crime that he, in fact, knew had not occurred."
The attorney for the two brothers allegedly involved in a staged attack on the actor issued a statement that claimed Smollett's lawsuit lacks merit.
Smollett was still considered a victim of racial and homophobic aggressiveness at the time of this video obtained from police body cam.
"This really does shine a light -- not only on the case in of itself, but it shines a light on how mismanaged the office is. There really are serious cases being mismanaged."
When we pull back the curtain, the evidence that Fox News created and sustained our current political moment appears rather circumstantial.
CNN's Don Lemon asked "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's lawyer Patricia Brown Holmes about suspicions of political interference in the case after all charges against her client were dropped.
A right-wing radio host, Kevin McCullough, was ridiculed after floating the conspiracy theory that California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris is the aunt of disgraced "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.
The "Empire" star, who is charged with falsifying a police report, could face a sentence of one to three years in prison and a fine up to $25,000.
The collapse was followed by mass migration, and a 110-mile was built for immigration control.
Vicente Zambada Niebla gave more than five hours of testimony about the operations of the Sinaloa Cartel, for which he had been groomed as a future leader.
In a race against tunneling looters, archaeologists stumbled on an "extraordinary" discovery just outside where the lost city walls once stood.
The Black Sea is fascinating to archaeologists because its zero-oxygen "dead zone" preserves shipwrecks and artifacts for thousands of years.
History is written by the winners—unless newly revealed DNA evidence sets the record straight.
The Playboy publisher was 60 at the time and was dating a 22-year-old named Carrie Leigh.
North Korea claims it's not scared of President Donald Trump or his "old warmonger" Secretary of Defense James Mattis.
Russia's top anti-corruption blogger claimed that the PM has a hidden empire of luxury assets.
East Ukraine has seen an uptick in violence and casualties in recent weeks.