“Regardless of what is said by the city, every iota of information Jussie Smollett has stated has been fully corroborated by the police documents,” the statement said.
His lawyers state that his 16-count indictment was dropped in March by Cook County prosecutors, which makes the city’s lawsuit vindictive.
Jussie Smollett still believes the City of Chicago’s lawsuit against him for $130,000 is unfair even if he did lie about the attack.
Jussie Smollett and the Osundairo brothers had multiple encounters the night of the alleged attack.
The calls, claimed that the Empire actor was “jumped” by some guys, who then put a noose around Smollet’s neck.
Jussie Smollett Referred To The African Osundairo Brothers As ‘Black As Sin’ + Bought Drugs From Them
New documents released by Chicago police show Jussie Smollett discussing drugs with the two brothers who accused the “Empire” actor of paying them to stage an attack on him.
Jussie Smollett’s criminal case file has been ordered to be unsealed by a Chicago judge.
‘Empire’ is officially coming back for sixth season at Fox, but Jussie Smollett is unlikely to reurn with it.
Nigerian Brothers Implicated, Then Cleared, In Jussie Smollett Case Sue Actor’s Legal Team For Defamation
The Nigerian Brothers accused of attacking actor Jussie Smollett, only to be cleared when prosecutors announced Smollett had orchestrated a hoax to advance his career, are suing his legal team for defamation.
Chicago police provided a six-night hotel stay and 24-hour security to two brothers who said they were paid by “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett to stage an attack on him.