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Juvenile inmates OK to continue some of their lawsuit over filming of 'Empire' in Cook detention center

Scott Holland Oct. 19, 2017, 7:33pm

A federal judge is allowing juvenile inmates to continue part of their lawsuit over filming of the television show “Empire” at a Cook County detention center.

Judge lets juvenile detainees continue suit vs Cook County over filming of TV show "Empire"

Scott Holland Apr. 24, 2017, 11:36am

Juvenile detainees will be allowed to continue part of their class action complaint of rights violations against Cook County prison officials and television network Fox after a federal judge in Chicago refused to dismiss the entire case, claiming the county had wrongly surrendered control of large portions of the county’s juvenile detention center while the studio filmed episodes of hit television show, “Empire.”