REPORTS: Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx Recused Herself from Smollett Case to Go to Oscars — PHOTO!
Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx officially recused herself from Jussie Smollet’s case on Tuesday, according to Chicago police.
No explanation was given for Foxx’s decision to recuse herself.
First Assistant State’s Attorney Joseph Magats will be the acting state’s attorney for the Smollett inquiry, a spokesperson said in an emailed statement Tuesday, reported NBC Chicago.
On Thursday night Garry McCarthy, the former Chicago Police Superintendent, told Laura Ingraham that Kim Foxx recused herself from the case so she could attend the Oscars this weekend.
Via The Ingraham Angle:
HillBuzz from Chicago also reported this news.
Sure enough… Here’s Kim Foxx at the Oscars!