Jussie Smollett is a lucky man.
According to the Chicago Sun Times, prosecutors and Smollett’s legal team agreed to a deferred prosecution deal Tuesday. That means the “Empire” actor would not face prosecution and not be required to plead guilty to any charges.
Additional reports state charges against Smollett were dropped all together, his record will be expunged and the reason for the deal is actor’s work in the Chicago community.
Back on March 14th, Smollett on pleaded not guilty to felony charges he staged a hate-crime attack against himself. His next court appearance was supposed to be April 17th.
This is a developing story.
The Internet Reacts To Jussie Smollett’s Arrest
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Jussie in jail right now like pic.twitter.com/XjTHsT3BeG— lord sad and lonely 🦑 (@squidneyevans) February 21, 2019
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Jussie Smollett can finally breathe a sigh of relief - his attacker has been arrested! 😄— Paul Joseph Watson (@PrisonPlanet) February 21, 2019
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I need a “Jussie shit” support group bro I cannot cope— Jamilah Lemieux (@JamilahLemieux) February 21, 2019
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This Jussie Smollet shit is crazy and the wildest part of it all might be that there's actually someone under the age of 63 who is out here writing checks in the year of our Lord 2019. This nigga is straight out of a comic book— America Is Musty (@DragonflyJonez) February 21, 2019
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if jussie "lied" than he only did it to get out of the cult that is fox's contract so he can own his music rights and stop wasting his talent on love & hip hop the musical. pic.twitter.com/TJfzeNfnQE— can't hear u (@ana1star_) February 21, 2019
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Jussie Smollett: “Who says, fa**ot, Empire n***er, this MAGA country, n***er, ties a noose around your neck and pours bleach on you?”— ForAmerica (@ForAmerica) February 21, 2019
Turns out nobody does.
Absolutely nobody. pic.twitter.com/jf15WhBEg2
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Tristan Thompson and Jussie Smollett just ruining black history month🤦🏾♀️ pic.twitter.com/0vLjhWjjsc— 𝘕𝘪𝘷 ☆ (@niveaversace) February 21, 2019
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Liam Neeson: "Where was Jussie Smollett when I needed him?— Peter Egan (@PeterEg86704837) February 21, 2019
Jussie Smollett: " Where was Liam Neeson when I needed him?"
Report: Criminal Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett was originally published on 92q.com