When the Prepare dinner County prosecutors dropped all prices towards Jussie Smollett it didn’t clear the Empire actor’s authorized issues with Chicago. Now the Osundairo Brothers are coming for the 36-year-old.
Abel and Ola Osundairo, the brothers who admitted to attacking Smollett however declare it was his thought, have sued his legal professionals for defamation. Now, Chicago authorities are weighing in they usually’re feeling sympathy for Abel and Ola.
Throughout an interview with Fox Information on Tuesday (April 23), Kevin Graham, the president of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police, mentioned that “one of many issues that’s troubling” within the Jussie Smollett case is that it “by no means went to courtroom.”
He continued, “They wish to have their names cleared. They wish to see justice served. They wish to have the reality come out in order that the individuals of Chicago and the individuals of Prepare dinner County know what really occurred. I do know that Jussie Smollett’s attorneys have achieved every part they may to maintain this out of the courtroom.”
He additionally added, “We actually have an issue right here in Prepare dinner County as a result of the state’s lawyer has dropped all prices. (That) results in different issues. And we actually encourage desirous to get to the reality and to get individuals to know what occurred. I look ahead to the courtroom case the place we are able to discover out and the individuals of Chicago can discover out what occurred,” Graham concluded in referencing the brother’s lawsuit.
The brothers are looking for punitive and misplaced earnings damages of their swimsuit. Mark Garagos, one of many legal professionals they’re suing, says the swimsuit was “lawyer-driven nonsense.”
“At first we thought this comical authorized doc was a parody,” he said. “As a substitute this so-called lawsuit by the brothers is extra of their lawyer-driven nonsense, and a determined try for them to remain related and additional revenue from an assault they admit they perpetrated. Whereas we all know this ridiculous lawsuit will quickly be dismissed as a result of it lacks any authorized footing, we look ahead to exposing the fraud the Osundairo brothers and their attorneys have dedicated on the general public.”
Sounds just like the Chicago Police Union must spend much less break day of Fox Information and deal with the precise crimes in Chicago.