The revolution and Jussie Smolletts trial will be televised

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A judge in Chicago has now ruled that cameras will be allowed in the courtroom for Jussies trial and the request to allow this came from the defendant himself. Whats going on here seems fairly obvious and if Smolletts legal team didnt think it would be helpful to him they probably wouldnt have gone along with it. There was no need for Jussie Smollett to even be in court for that hearing. The judge will then likely ask Smollett to enter a plea. The actor appeared in court earlier this week when prosecutors and defence lawyers agreed to allow cameras during Thursdays hearing at the Leighton Criminal Court Building. Prosecutors allege Smollett staged the attack because he was unhappy with his salary and wanted to promote his career. The Chicago Police Department is investigating how information about the alleged attack was anonymously leaked to journalists. After the alleged attack including from celebrities and Democratic presidential candidates

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