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Florida formally dismisses QB Kitna amid child porn charges

Dec. 02, 2022 17:27 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has formally dismissed quarterback Jalen Kitna from the team following his arrest on five child pornography charges that police said included an image of a man having sex with a young girl. The Gators scrubbed Kitna's name from their roster and his...

Florida QB Kitna leaves jail as child porn details emerge

Dec. 01, 2022 17:58 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida backup quarterback Jalen Kitna was released from jail on $80,000 bond on Thursday, a day after he was arrested on five child pornography charges that police said included images of a man having sex with a young girl. Judge Meshon Rawls set the bond...

Florida QB Kitna arrested on child pornography charges

Nov. 30, 2022 20:13 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida backup quarterback Jalen Kitna, the son of retired NFL quarterback Jon Kitna, was arrested Wednesday on two charges of distribution of child exploitation material and three charges of possession of child pornography. Gainesville police said the...

Wisconsin Supreme Court revokesv former judge's law license

Nov. 26, 2022 16:41 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court has revoked a law license from a former Milwaukee County juvenile court judge who had pleaded guilty to federal charges of transmitting child pornography. The state Supreme Court ruled Friday that the seriousness of Brett Blomme's...

Greek police nab German suspect sought on 4 arrest warrants

Nov. 19, 2022 15:32 PM EST

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek police say that they have arrested a 35-year-old German citizen who has four outstanding arrest warrants on him for fraud and cybercrime, three from Germany and one international. The Thessaloniki police's organized crime and human trafficking...

DA recuses himself from former candidate's child porn case

Nov. 11, 2022 08:18 AM EST

ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) — A district attorney is recusing himself from the prosecution of a former candidate for governor who's charged with possessing child pornography. Matthew Foster, the district attorney for Hancock and Washington counties, was previously represented by the same...

Inmate gets 28 years in killing of fellow Michigan inmate

Nov. 09, 2022 11:13 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — An inmate at a federal detention center in Michigan has been sentenced to 28 additional years in prison in the killing of a fellow inmate convicted of leading a child pornography ring. Jason Dale Kechego of Detroit was one of three men accused of murdering...

Sex offender can become Washington state lawyer, court rules

Nov. 03, 2022 21:52 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A divided Washington Supreme Court on Thursday approved a registered sex offender’s application to become an attorney in the state — though the man says he's not sure he'll wind up practicing law after all. Zachary Leroy Stevens, 35, has been living in Arizona,...

US man accused of abducting, sexually abusing Canadian girl

Oct. 31, 2022 23:07 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — U.S. prosecutors have accused an Oregon man of abducting a Canadian child he met online, taking her across the border and into the U.S. his vehicle’s trunk and sexually abusing her. Gladstone resident Noah Madrano’s lawyer pleaded not guilty on his behalf...

Ex-JROTC instructor sentenced to 14 years for child porn

Oct. 28, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A former Junior ROTC instructor has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for sexually exploiting one of his Hawaii high school students. A U.S. judge sentenced Victor Aguilar, 66, on Thursday. He previously pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of child...