During the investigation, numerous pieces of information made their way into the media, and it's these leaks that have prompted the Chicago P.D.'s new investigation.
Multiple sources also confirmed to FOX 32's Rafer Weigel that while Smollett was being treated for cuts to his face and neck at Northwestern Memorial the day of the alleged attack, hospital employees began trying to access Smollett's medical records, a violation of federal law. "She's appealing and believes other [sic] may have been fired for simply scrolling past the name as well".
The actor was arrested on February 21 and charged with filing a false police report after detectives said he staged the hoax hate crime attack to boost his fame because he was unhappy with his salary on the show. He has since been released on a $100,000 bond.
Jussie is scheduled to appear in court March 14. They also allege that, prior to the attack, he sent himself a threatening letter, which did not receive the attention he had hoped it would. Prior to being officially accused of a staging a hoax, Smollett gave a televised interview where he expressed outrage at those who doubted his story.
One of the nurses said it was a misunderstanding, and claimed she never even accessed Smollett's chart, but she was sacked last week and believes many other nurses and staffers were fired for the same reason.
A few weeks later, the worker was called to a meeting with her boss and a representative from human resources, the worker said. "While these allegations are very disturbing, we are placing our trust in the legal system as the process plays out", show producers said in a statement following Smollett's arrest.
Compared to the nearly two dozen faces on the Avengers: Infinity War one-sheet, Endgame's poster only features 13 characters. Though it doesn't give too much away (as is Marvel's tradition), the trailer does offer plenty of new, exciting details.
No students have been charged, with authorities saying that in many cases the teenagers were unaware of what was going on. The nationwide scandal involved parents shelling out millions to alter test scores and fake athletic credentials.
Ichiro paved the way for more players than we will ever know and his influence will be felt for generations after his career ends. He became one of the most important figures in baseball history, and not just because of his stats and awards.
The president's budget proposal looks to hire almost 3,000 law enforcement personnel for the agencies involved in border security. To avoid another government shutdown, Congress will have to pass the 2020 budget by October 1, when the 2020 fiscal year starts.
Going forward for users with up-to-date devices, the News widget will open into the Apple News app rather than loading web pages. If you're looking for Black Mirror-style content and stuff that's super dark, it doesn't look like Apple TV+ is for you.
Professional sports handicapper Kelly Stewart on the rise of sports betting and her predictions for the NCAA Tournament . On Selection Sunday, the Blue Devils and their star player took the top overall seed in the NCAA Tournament bracket.
Additional patients with gunshot wounds presented to other health facilities in the community", the health authority said. Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has confirmed that a man from his country is one of the suspects arrested.
Mrs May's spokesman, James Slack, said the government would only hold a vote if there is "a realistic prospect of success". At the time of writing, the PM and her team are repeating their message to Brexiteers: support the deal or risk no Brexit.
An NFL superstar is on the move, and it's to a destination that would have been considered inconceivable a couple of years ago. When Martin isn't furiously trying to finish the "Game of Thrones" series, he's cheering for both NY football teams.
Schumer, McConnell address Mueller report on Senate floor
The Republican president pledged new investigations but did not specify who would conduct them or who should be targeted. Attorney General William Barr released a four-page letter summarizing the key findings of the report on Sunday.
Trump says Mueller report should be released
He could possibly leave out information that might be damaging to individuals like Trump , according to legal experts. Mueller, he said, was only appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , and never had to face voters.
Cyclone's huge floods leave hundreds dead in southern Africa
A destroyed auto is seen amid the destruction provoked by the passage of the cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique, on March 17, 2019. In a related development, Zimbabwe National Water Authority (Zinwa) said its supply stations have been affected by flooding.
Steam now lets you stream anywhere in the world
Previously, the device needed to be on the same wi-fi or hard-wired network as the computer being streamed from to work. Then Valve released the Steam Link, which expedited the process by hooking directly to your TV.