Ga. ex-church volunteer guilty of molesting 9

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 4:19 PM
Last updated 7:28 PM
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MARIETTA, Ga. — An ex-church volunteer has pleaded guilty to sexually molesting nine youths and will serve a life sentence.

Cesar Pastrana pleaded guilty Friday in a Cobb County courtroom.

Authorities said Pastrana met victims while volunteering at NorthStar Church in Acworth. Investigators said Pastrana confessed to police after initial allegations were made against him.

The families of the victims have filed a lawsuit against the church, arguing the abuse could have been prevented.

Church officials told WSB-TV that they could not comment because of the ongoing investigation. Pastrana is an illegal immigrant from Mexico.

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shrimp for breakfast
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shrimp for breakfast 09/22/12 - 05:26 pm
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Well

Being an illegal immigrant he'll live better in prison than he would in his home country.

Dixieman
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Dixieman 09/22/12 - 07:30 pm
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"Undocumented alien". Associated Press reporter who said "illegal alien" will have to go to re-education camp for a week to get his or her vocabulary in line with the standard politically correct style manual and zeitgeist.

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 09/23/12 - 07:30 am
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Don't Worry Folks

He will be out before November 6th with a pictured ID. The King SMNCICBHO needs his vote.

Jane18
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Jane18 09/23/12 - 11:23 am
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Acworth, Ga.

I can remember going to Acworth Beach with my children, it was a great place to swim and picnic. Seems lately there has been quite a few bad things happening in that little town. I have also noticed it seems many "illegals" are settling down there.....................Hmmmmmmmm, isn't that a coincidence?

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