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Officials: Ex-Alaska attorney general faces abuse charges

May. 27, 2022 21:34 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A special prosecutor said Friday that he has filed charges of sexual abuse of a minor in the third degree against former Alaska Attorney General Clyde “Ed” Sniffen. Gregg Olson said the charges were filed Friday but he did not yet have a stamped copy of...

No state charge for billionaire Sanford in child porn probe

May. 27, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota attorney general's office has declined to file charges against billionaire T. Denny Sanford following an investigation into possible possession of child pornography, saying it found no “prosecutable offenses” within the state's jurisdiction, according...

South Dakota AG’s office declines to charge billionaire banker, philanthropist T. Denny Sanford in child porn probe

May. 27, 2022 18:21 PM EDT
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota AG’s office declines to charge billionaire banker, philanthropist T. Denny Sanford in child porn probe.

Ex-Danish police employee charged in huge hacking case

May. 27, 2022 05:51 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A former employee with the Danish police has been charged with hacking and attempted hacking of 140 employees’ mobile phones, and accessing more than 100 cases of investigative material, investigators said Friday. The material included images of child...

Reality TV’s Josh Duggar gets 12 years in child porn case

May. 25, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was sentenced Wednesday to about 12 1/2 years in prison after he was convicted of receiving child pornography. Duggar was also convicted of possessing child pornography in December, but U.S. District Judge Timothy Brooks...

Judge sentences former reality TV star Josh Duggar to more than 12 years in prison for child pornography conviction

May. 25, 2022 15:49 PM EDT
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Judge sentences former reality TV star Josh Duggar to more than 12 years in prison for child pornography conviction.

Life in prison for sexually abusing child, witness tampering

May. 25, 2022 11:36 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing a child and witness tampering. A federal judge this week sent 40-year-old Kimo John Little Bird to prison for life on his conviction of aggravated sexual abuse of a child. An...

Former teacher sentenced to prison in child porn case

May. 25, 2022 10:48 AM EDT

BROWNSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky teacher has been sentenced to federal prison on charges of attempted online enticement of a minor and attempted production of child pornography. William Lindsey, 30, of Brownsville, was sentenced to 15 years and 8 months on Tuesday in U.S....

Egyptian gets 3 years for sexually assaulting minor girls

May. 23, 2022 15:22 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court Monday sentenced a prominent businessman to three years in prison for sexually assaulting seven minor girls in an orphanage he founded, the state-run news agency reported. The Cairo Criminal Court also ordered Mohamed el-Amin, a pro-government tycoon...

Former Boston nanny pleads guilty to child porn charges

May. 19, 2022 08:37 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A former Boston-area nanny has pleaded guilty to child pornography possession charges and been sentenced to three years in prison. Stephanie Lak, 37, was originally charged in April 2021 and had pleaded not guilty, but appeared in Suffolk Superior Court on Wednesday...