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Sexual Misconduct With A Minor

Appeals court: No judicial discretion in some expungement cases

Appeals court: No judicial discretion in some expungement cases

INDIANAPOLIS | Judges do not have discretion to deny a valid request for expungement of a low-level felony or misdemeanor criminal record, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.

April 17, 2014 6:00 pm Related
Man sentenced for sex with underage girl

Man sentenced for sex with underage girl

VALPARAISO | A 20-year-old Portage man was to be released Monday from jail after serving 151 days for having sex with an underage girl.

December 23, 2013 12:00 pm
Judge challenges bid for leniency in sex case

Judge challenges bid for leniency in sex case

VALPARAISO | Portage resident Bradley Franchville spoke about the needs of his young family Tuesday morning while seeking leniency in his sentencing for having sex with a 14-year-old girl.

October 15, 2013 2:30 pm

Man agrees to 15-year sentence in underage sex case

VALPARAISO | A Center Township man will be sentenced to 15 years behind bars if a judge accepts his plea of guilty to a felony count of sexual misconduct with a minor on allegations of abusing a girl for a period of at least three years.

May 10, 2013 2:29 pm
Bond set in Portage fondling case

Bond set in Portage fondling case

VALPARAISO | Bond was set Friday at $40,000 surety or $5,000 cash for a 19-year-old Portage man accused of inappropriately touching a 15-year-old girl on multiple occasions.

January 25, 2013 6:00 pm
Man faced myriad sexual misconduct allegations in decades-long career working with children

Man faced myriad sexual misconduct allegations in decades-long career working with children

Editor's note: This is the first of two stories that resulted from a Times investigation into Michael Ritchie, a former region man who has worked with developmentally disabled children under a cloud of allegations pertaining to inappropriate relationships with the youth he was entrusted with…

January 19, 2013 10:00 pm Photos

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Lowell man gets time served, probation in girls' molestings

CROWN POINT | A 21-year-old man was sentenced Monday on two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor in connecton with separate incidents in his Lowell home.

November 05, 2012 6:20 pm

Lake Station man admits to fondling girl he met at church

CROWN POINT | A 27-year-old Lake Station man on Thursday was ordered to serve four years on probation for sexual misconduct against a 15-year-old girl he met at church.

July 05, 2012 6:30 pm

Former volleyball coach to represent himself in civil lawsuit

LAPORTE | A former junior varsity volleyball coach convicted of having a sexual relationship with a LaPorte High School girl deflected blame for his conduct, court documents filed last week show.

June 18, 2012 6:00 pm

LaPorte school district denies allegations in civil lawsuit involving sexual relationship

LAPORTE | A former LaPorte High School girl voluntarily engaged in a sexual relationship with her former junior varsity volleyball coach, assuming all risk, LaPorte school officials claimed in court documents this week.

May 31, 2012 6:30 pm
Family sues LaPorte schools for up to $18.7 million in sex case

Family sues LaPorte schools for up to $18.7 million in sex case

LAPORTE | The family of a girl who was sexually involved with her former junior varsity volleyball coach filed a lawsuit Thursday against the state, school district and employees, claiming officials ignored indications the relationship was happening, court records state.

May 24, 2012 6:15 pm Photos

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Gary man given five-year term in sexual assault of babysitter

CROWN POINT | A Gary man was handed a five-year sentence Thursday for having sex with a teen who was babysitting at the time.

July 14, 2011 3:28 pm
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