By The Daily Caller. Jussie Smollett was spotted laughing and catching some rays during a vacation to the Big Island, but carefree Smollett could be facing more rough waters as he’s not exactly in the clear over his alleged hate crime hoax.
Chicago police hit Smollett with a lawsuit during his Hawaii vacation on Thursday demanding that he reimburse the city for costs associated with investigating his allegedly staged hate crime. (Read more from “Jussie Smollett Is Partying It up in Hawaii, but He’s Not Exactly in the Clear Yet” HERE)
Smollett Vacations After Charges Are Dropped
By The Daily Caller. Smollett’s lawyer Mark Geragos claims that the city of Chicago is working to defame Smollett and that if the city sues, they will countersue.
Geragos wrote in a letter to the city that Smollett “vehemently denies making any false statements,” echoing what the actor said during a press conference following his charges being dropped. . .
Despite the drama surrounding the embattled actor, “Empire” co-star Taraji P. Henson claims that Smollett will be back for the sixth season. During an appearance on “The View” Henson said she “hadn’t heard anything else” besides that Smollett would be returning. (Read more from “Smollett Vacations After Charges Are Dropped” HERE)