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Augusta man convicted of aggravated child molestation

Friday, April 26, 2013 5:33 PM
Last updated 10:23 PM
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An Augusta man was convicted Friday of aggravated child molestation for raping an 11-year-old girl he wished to impregnate.

Michael "Bubba" Lawson  SPECIAL
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Michael "Bubba" Lawson


At the conclusion of a four-day trial in Richmond County Superior Court, Judge Michael N. Annis sentenced Michael “Bubba” Lawson to life in prison. Because of Lawson’s two prior felony convictions for aggravated assault in 2000 and cocaine possession in 2011, the life sentence was mandatory.

Lawson, 31, was linked to the assault by DNA evidence. The child needed medical treatment for injuries after the Jan. 11, 2011, assault.

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GiantsAllDay
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GiantsAllDay 04/26/13 - 05:58 pm
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Hopefully, it's without

Hopefully, it's without parole.

Dixieman
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Dixieman 04/27/13 - 03:29 am
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8,443,917 POINTS

"...an 11 year old girl he wished to impregnate."!!

1. Insert key in cell door lock.
2. Unlock cell door.
3. Place inmate inside cell.
4. Relock cell door.
5. Remove key from lock.
6. Throw key away.

bumblebeerose
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bumblebeerose 04/27/13 - 02:28 am
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Dixieman

You forgot to add with

THE BIGGEST BADDEST MAN IN THE JAIL!!!!!!

TruthJusticeFaithHope
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TruthJusticeFaithHope 04/27/13 - 06:03 am
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Even with DNA evidence, it

Even with DNA evidence, it took four days to convict this perpetrator. For some reason, it is just too difficult for people... juries included, to believe that men will sexually abuse and torture children. Understanding this simple principle is the key to protecting children and preventing most child sexual abuse.

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 04/27/13 - 04:34 pm
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Child molestation is a dicey

Child molestation is a dicey subject because it is easy to accuse and put someone in the jackpot. But with DNA evidence? That should be a slam dunk.

No need to put him in with the baddest man in prison. Plenty in there will shank him given the chance; they HATE child molesters.

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