People accusing advocate Quanell X of defrauding them of thousands of dollars after asking him for legal help plan to protest in Houston.

The rally and prayer vigil is planned for 2 p.m. Thursday downtown outside the Harris County courthouse.

A group from Beaumont said it would file a class action lawsuit against him.

Quanell X has defended his reputation, however.

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