Thaddeus Matthews heads to court

(WMC-TV) – Thaddeus Matthews, controversial television and radio host, is set to face a judge today. He is charged with three counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.

He is facing charges for posting an image on Facebook that is considered child pornography.

Matthews says he plans to fight this case until the end, and he will not accept a plea deal.

Two teens, a 16-year-old and a 13-year-old, are also facing charges related to that Facebook image.

Action News 5's Jerica Phillips will be in the courtroom today when Matthews goes before the judge.

We will update this story with her exclusive information as soon as possible. Please check back with throughout the day for updates.

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