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Jussie Smollett reportedly held a 'dry run' ahead of staged hate crime — and it was caught on video

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The Jussie Smollett trial is under way in Chicago this week, and things already don't appear to be going in the defendant's favor.

During opening arguments on Monday, special prosecutor Dan Webb claimed that the former "Empire" actor orchestrated the entire alleged hate crime incident, even going so far as to perform a "dry run" of the attack before it was carried out. Moreover, the practice session was reportedly caught on surveillance video, according to the Chicago Tribune.

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