Kimberly Foxx - Jussie Smollett

Ken Whittle filed this request with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office of Cook County, IL.


From: Ken Whittle

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Illinois Freedom of Information Act., I hereby request the following records:

Any and all information, communications, memorandum and documentation related to any correspondence between the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Kimberly M. Foxx, Joe Magats, April Perry and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA), Tina Tchen, Jussie Smollett himself, and any member of Jussie Smollett's family, as it relates to the Jussie Smollett case.

Text Messages & Emails with Kimberly Foxx:

Tina Tchen & Smollett Relative Intervening

Jussie Smollett Case Report:

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Kenneth Whittle

From: Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Please see attached request for an extension.

From: Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Please see attached.

From: Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Please note a review of the documents in the Jussie Smollett matter is currently underway and the State’s Attorney’s Office will release the documents related to this case through a FOIA production by June 3, 2019.

Note: Please direct all FOIA requests to:<>. If you have previously submitted a FOIA request for these records and received our April 16, 2019 production, you do not have to submit a new request.

From: Cook County State's Attorney's Office

While it is apparent this is an automated message, please note the SAO provided records responsive to this FOIA request on April 16, 2019 and May 31, 2019.