The dismissal of all 16 charges against Smollett have a lot of people asking for answers. The state prosecutor has Chicago’s Chief of Police angry, the police officers association is angry and they are demanding to know why? Same can be said for the mayor, Rahm Emanuel. This dismissal followed by sealing the records is extremely rare. So is Smollett forfeiting his bail money of $10,000. Chicago PD can’t believe it.
What prompted such a controversial decision?