Friday, August 23, 2019

Former US Attorney Dan Webb named special prosecutor in Jussie Smollett case

has put many evil people away in his day

Posted Aug 23 2019 09:46AM CDT

CHICAGO (FOX 32 NEWS) - A Cook County judge selected former U.S. attorney Dan Webb to be the special prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the handling of the Jussie Smollett case.

Webb is arguably Chicago's most high-profile defense attorney of the last few decades and has been tapped five times previously to serve as a special prosecutor. Webb gained prominence for his lead role during the Operation Greylord investigations into judicial corruption in Cook County.