President Trump Tweets FBI, DOJ To Review Jussie Smollett Case

"It is an embarrassment to our Nation!"

March 28, 2019


As we all know, the surprising outcome of the Jussie Smollett case has caused much controversy. After being accused of staging a hate crime against himself in Chicago and filing a false police report about it, all charges were dropped earlier this week. 

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President Trump expressed his opinion on the case in a tweet Thursday morning, calling the dropping of the charges an "embarrassment" to the nation. Trump says the FBI and the Justice Department will review the case.

According to CNN, The Department of Justice and the FBI declined to comment when asked about the President's tweet.