WATCH LIVE: Lil Boosie’s Press Conference Begins at 1 p.m.

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - Rapper Lil Boosie will make his first public statements this hour after being released from prison last week.

Torrence Hatch A.K.A. Lil Boosie entered prison in 2009 after he pleaded guilty to marijuana possession.  In 2011, Hatch got in to more trouble and was sentenced to eight additional years in prison after he admitted to attempting to smuggle drugs into prison.

In 2012, a jury acquitted Hatch in the 2009 murder of Terry Boyd.
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