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Sexual misconduct

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — An appeals court upheld the sexual battery and gross sexual imposition convictions of a former Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper Christopher Ward following allegations made by a 15-year-old friend of his daughter’s and women he pulled over while on duty.

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Categories / Appeals, Briefs, Criminal, Government

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