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Jussie Smollett: An All Around Tragedy

Claire Coburn

February 26, 2019

On Feb. 20, the state attorney for Cook County, Illinois, filed a felony disorderly misconduct charge against Jussie Smollett for allegedly filing a false report of a hate crime. The next day, Jussie Smollett turned himself in. This is one of the biggest stories of the century. A gay African-American...