CNN’s Toobin Confronts Smollett’s Lawyer: Will Jussie Say Sorry For His ‘Ridiculous Stunt’?

CNN’s Toobin Confronts Smollett’s Lawyer: Will Jussie Say Sorry For His ‘Ridiculous Stunt’?

Appearing on Anderson Cooper 360 Wednesday night, Glandian contended that the dropping of charges against Smollett signaled that he was not guilty of what police had accused him of—though even the Chicago prosecutor who made the decision to dismiss charges has said the move does not exonerate him.

“Does your client plan to apologize to the actual victims of hate crimes who will now be disbelieved because of your client’s ridiculous stunt?” Toobin sternly asked.

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Justin Baragona

Justin Baragona is the founder/publisher of Contemptor and a contributor to The Daily Beast. He was previously the Cable News Correspondent for Mediaite and prior to starting Contemptor, he worked on the editorial staff of PoliticusUSA. During that time, he had his work quoted by USA Today and BBC News, among others. Justin began his published career as a political writer for 411Mania. He resides in St. Louis, MO with his wife and pets.