Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Child Porn On Office Computer Leads To Conviction, Suspension

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has suspended an attorney convicted of a child pornography offense.

WPIX.com reported on the attorney's guilty plea in April 2011:

 A Pittsburgh attorney has pleaded guilty to buying child pornography that was later found on the computer in his downtown law office.

 James Kuhn III, 64, of Brackenridge, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing child pornography on Tuesday. He faces a maximum of 10 years in prison when he's sentenced Aug. 27 by a federal judge in Pittsburgh.

 Prosecutors said Kuhn paid $79.99 on eight occasions to gain access to child porn Web sites. More than 150 images of child pornography were found on his computer when investigators executed a search warrant at his office in October 2007. A Pittsburgh attorney has pleaded guilty to buying child pornography that was later found on the computer in his downtown law office.

The Post-Gazette.com reports that the attorney was found out through paypal receipts traced to his office IP address. (Mike Frisch)

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