- Three African-American students said they were attacked by a group of white men and women on an Albany bus
- Alleged hate crime victims were actually the perpetrators, police say
- The three plead not guilty to assault and harassment charges; two of them also plead not guilty to falsely reporting
(CNN)Three State University of New York students who said they were the targets of a racially motivated attack on an Albany bus pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of assault and harassment. Two of the three also pleaded not guilty to charges of falsely reporting the incident.