Three Chicago teenagers and one 24-year old are facing hate crime and various other charges. They are being held without bail after allegedly beating and torturing a mentally challenged teen - and broadcasting it on Facebook Live.
When this video exploded on social media Wednesday it spurred disgust, and outrage. But it also triggered a heated debate about whether this qualified as a hate crime.
In the end, Chicago prosecutors said yes.
Attroney Leo Terrell joined us to discuss.
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