Request For Special Prosecutor In Smollett Case Transferred To Another Judge

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Published on May 11, 2019 - Duration: 00:29s

Request For Special Prosecutor In Smollett Case Transferred To Another Judge

Cook County Presiding Criminal Court Judge Leroy Martin has transferred a request for a special prosecutor to investigate State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s handling of the Jussie Smollett case to another judge, citing the need to avoid the appearance of impropriety, after concerns were raised about the fact his son works in Foxx's office.

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