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Man indicted on child porn charges

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A grand jury indictment returned this week alleges that William Hayes Howard Sr. possessed 52 child pornography images on April 5, 2011.

Howard is charged with one count of sexual exploitation of a minor for each of the images.

Also this week, a grand jury indicted Albert Searson Jr. on criminal damage to property in the first degree for striking the windshield of an occupied car with a golf club on May 1.

An indictment says that the windshield shattered and pieces of glass struck the victim, Emma Clinton.

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wildman
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wildman 06/08/12 - 03:43 am
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Please

Please allow me to sit on the jury, guilty scum bag!

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 06/08/12 - 09:18 am
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I hope it is a clear-cut case

I hope it is a clear-cut case with proof he knowingly downloaded the images; and not a case where hackers used his computer to cover their own tracks. Most of us who are fairly fluent in computer use would not get used that way; but I know a few folks who don't keep their security updated, and wouldn't see signs of hacking.

shrimp for breakfast
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shrimp for breakfast 06/08/12 - 04:30 pm
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Child Pornography

Has got to be the lowest form of scum on this earth. If I ever sat on a jury and believed the defendant was guilty I'm afraid I would leave the jury box and try to get at the scumbag. As a person with four children I would spend the rest of my life in prison because I would kill any man who exploited one of my kids.

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MachineMade 06/08/12 - 06:47 pm
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Also include...

I know of a divorce case where the husband left the wife and 4 children under 8 years of age for another younger women. This was the 3rd wife. He had paid her nothing toward expenses and moved in with relatives. The children were so sad looking and traumatized. He had no remorse or sense of responsibility. Worth hating just as much.

How about the guy that sold drugs to middle/high schoolers? Got them hooked then they started small crimes. All the typical problems - stole from family and friends, grades dropped, sex for money/drugs. Never tried meth.

I would hate these guys just as much as the child porn pusher. I don't categorize hurt to the innocent. Been too much hurt already...

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