After Outcry, State Attorney Kim Foxx Defends Smollett Decision But Suggests He’s “Accountable”
Chicago, IL State Attorney, Kim Foxx, has decided to speak out to justify why her office suddenly dropped all 16 felony counts against Empire star, Jussie Smollett.
Many are slamming Foxx’s office and alleging that some shady strings were pulled behind the scenes. That includes Chicago’s mayor, Rahm Emmanuel, and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, who obliterated the suspicious ‘secret deal’ Jussie cut to “hide” behind his ‘lies’ about the reportedly staged ‘attack.’
Early Wednesday (March 27th), leaked text messages and emails of Foxx’s reported communications with two of Jussie’s associates surfaced, and the FOP (The Fraternal Order of Police) is now demanding an investigation into her office’s handling of his case.
In a new interview with WBEZ 91.5-Chicago, S.A. Kim Foxx is defending her office’s decision. However, she did not address the leaked info, nor the FOP’s investigation request. Check out some excerpts of her interview below…