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Georgia Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

CONTACT: Ultan Doyle, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5512

January 9, 2014

Vermont Attorney General William H. Sorrell announced today that Nick Moen, of Georgia, Vermont, has been charged with three felony counts of Possession of Child Pornography. The charges stem from a shared investigation between the Vermont Attorney General’s Office, Vermont’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, and the Vermont State Police. According to documents filed with the court, Mr. Moen obtained and distributed child pornography over the internet using publicly available peer-to-peer file sharing programs.
Mr. Moen pleaded not guilty today at his arraignment in Franklin Superior Court and he was released on conditions including conditions that limit his access to minors and the internet.

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