Georgia Governor Signs Historic Hate Crime Bill Into LawGovernor Brian Kemp held a press conference this afternoon announcing he has signed House Bill 426 into law. The bipartisan bill was sponsored by Representative Chuck Efstration and is called the Georgia Anti-Hate Crimes Act.
Georgia Legislature Passes Hate Crime BillSpurred by public outrage over the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, the Georgia legislature on Tuesday approved a hate crime bill that will allow enhanced criminal penalties for people who target others because of their race, gender, sexual orientation or other reasons.
Chicago’s Top Prosecutor Under Investigation for Handling of Jussie Smollett CaseThere are still investigations in the Jussie Smollett case, but this one centers on the top prosecutor in Chicago and her handling of the actor's case.
Jussie Smollett’s Final 'Empire' Episode Ties Series LowJussie Smollett’s final episode of “Empire” Season 5 (and possibly his last-ever episode on the Fox hip-hop drama) tied the show’s series low among adults in the sought-after 18-49 demographic.
FBI Step In To Investigate Jussie Smollett CaseFBI agents are now reportedly investigating the circumstances which prompted prosecutors to drop all criminal charges against actor Jussie Smollett, after he was charged with allegedly staging a hate crime against himself.
Jussie Smollett Heads To Court“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is due to appear in court in Chicago on Thursday to face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a hate-crime assault.
Updated Video: Jussie Smollett ChargedActor Jussie Smollett has been charged with filing a false police report in connection to his claim that he was the victim of a homophobic and racist assault.
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