Knowing the facts and the circumstances, all charges were made against one of the empire's stars, Jussie Smollett, who was recently charged with beating himself, writes to CNN.
Jussie Smollett's lawyers, Tina Glandian and Patricia Brown Holmes, issued an announcement that the 36-year-old actor was on Tuesday at an emergency hearing in a Chicago courtroom.
In the ad, lawyers say the actor was actually attacked on January 29 at dawn and then he was taken and brought to trial for false allegations.
As we wrote earlier, the American actor was attacked by two men in January, who pulled a rope around their necks, poured a hippopotamus, and made racist and homophobic comments. However, after the investigation, police began to suspect that Smollett could have ordered the attack and paid for the two attacking men.
Smollett had already pleaded not guilty to the case, his lawyer clearly realizing that the guard had to respond to the court with 16 counts and accused police of leaking information to the media about important details of the case. If they were found guilty, Smollett he could have been arrested for up to three years.
According to lawyers Smollett's case reminds us that in such cases it is best to act without public involvement, and the victim deserves respect in all cases. "Jussie was relieved to be aware of this situation and eager to focus on her family, friends and career again," she said.
Jussie Smollett then told reporters she was in one of the most difficult times of her life, but everyone was grateful for standing up for her and she would not have put her family to a single lie.
Due to the case in the second half of February,z Empire producers announced that The character of Smollett the last two parts of the current season of the series will not be. "At the moment, we can do nothing but rely on the authorities until the truth is revealed" – then the decision was justified. For the time being, 20th Century Fox Television declined to comment on the court's ruling.
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