Tag: Chicago

Chicago Smollett Lawsuit Investigation

Chicago Attorneys File Civil Suit Against Jussie Smollett to Recoup Dollars From Investigation

The City of Chicago is suing Jussie Smollett after it allegedly spent more than $130,000 “in overtime costs during the investigation” of his January attack, according to a new lawsuit. The lawsuit read, in part: “During the course of CPD’s investigation into [Smollett’s] false statements, CPD has incurred 1,836 overtime…

Historic Chicago Mayoral Race is Between Two Black Women

Historic Chicago Mayoral Race is Between Two Black Women

Two Black women, Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle, are set to make history in Chicago, regarding America’s third-largest city’s mayoral election. In the Chicago’s 182-year history, a Black woman has never held the highest political position in the urban metropolis. After this coming Tuesday, that will no longer be a…