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Roundtable: R. Kelly's Trial Gets Underway

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Roundtable: R. Kelly's Trial Gets Underway

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Roundtable: R. Kelly's Trial Gets Underway

Roundtable: R. Kelly's Trial Gets Underway

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R&B singer R. Kelly arrives at the Chicago courthouse where jury selection is scheduled to begin for his child pornography trial. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Years after the alleged crime, singer R. Kelly heads to court on child pornography charges. On today's bloggers roundtable, Farai Chideya guides a conversation about that and more, including Hillary Clinton's campaign woes and the recent Philadelphia police beatings caught on tape.

Guests:

Jay Andersen of Average Bro

Meji Alabi of Anything Black

Shay Riley of Booker Rising