Jussie Smollett Update: Gayle King, Northwestern Hospital And More

The Jussie Smollett case is far from over. The updates below provide details on a Fox News host mistaken Gayle King for Robin Roberts when discussing the “Smollett Fiasco” and Northwestern Hospital

Fox News Host Mistakes Gayle King For Robin Roberts – Jussie “Smollett Fiasco”

The following video shows Fox hosts Jesse Watters mistake Gayle King for Robin Roberts. Deadline reports that the mistake occurred during a segment of Wednesday’s episode of The Five.

The hosts were discussing the R. Kelly interview and Watters compliments Gayle King for redeeming herself after the “Smollett fiasco.” Dana Perino corrects Watters, explaining that it wasn’t King who interviewed Smollett, it was Robin Roberts:

Northwestern Hospital Workers Fired For Accessing Jussie Smollett’s Medical Records

According to Complex, dozens of Northwestern Hospital employees have been fired for accessing Jussie Smollett’s medical records. One of the nurses that was terminated claims that she accidentally accessed Smollett’s file while searching for a different patient. That’s hard to believe.

Chicago Police Department Launches Internal Investigation Related To Jussie Smollett Case

TMZ reports that the Chicago Police Department’s Chief of Detectives has opened an internal investigation out of concerns that members of the force leaked information about the Jussie Smollett incident. Multiple media outlets claim that there has been tons of false information circulating about the actor’s attack.

What do you think about the Jussie Smollett situation? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.

By Jason John

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