Jussie Smollett Trial: Smollett Spins Elaborate Alternative Explanation for Attack

Chicago, Ill. — Affirming in his own defense Monday, previous Empire star Jussie Smollett powerfully rejected that he had anything to do with staging a scam hate criminal activity versus himself in January 2019, and rather set out an alternate description for the occasions leading up to the supposed racist and homophobic attack that amassed nationwide attention.

Smollett, 39, stumbled upon as made up, respectful, and positive in setting out his variation of occasions leading up to him being assaulted outside his downtown Chicago house simply after 2 a.m. on Jan. 29, 2019. His declared enemies called Smollett racist and anti-gay slurs, combated

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