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Kenton Co. man pleads guilty on child porn charges

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COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A Kenton County man has pled guilty on receipt of child pornography.

Robert Powers, 30, of Bromley, admitted that in September of 2007, he used the Internet to download more than 600 images of children engaged in sexually explicit conduct.  He also admitted that some images featured children under 12 years old, some images contained violent conduct and others were sadistic in nature. 

Powers was indicted in February of this year. As part of the plea agreement, Powers will be required to register as a sex offender for life.     

He is currently scheduled to appear for sentencing before United States District Judge David L. Bunning in Covington on August 19, 2010. He faces a minimum of five years in prison and a maximum of 20 years. 

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