Watch: Bishop Bling pleads his case

The Brooklyn pastor who is facing nearly a half century in prison, says he thinks the case was manipulated.

Bishop Lamor Whitehead, also known as “Bishop Bling”, faces up to 45 years behind bars after being convicted for two counts of wire fraud, one count of attempted wire fraud, one count of attempted extortion and one count of making false statements. The preacher joins “theGrio with Marc Lamont Hill” to talk about the case against him and why he thinks he was set up.

Learn more about Bishop Whitehead from the clip above, and tune into theGrio with Marc Lamont Hill tonight at 7 pm ET on theGrio cable channel.