Former King's College Professor Sentenced on Child Pornography Charges

By Eyewitness News

Published 06/25 2013 12:24PM

Updated 07/15 2014 03:20PM

James Stewart of Mountain Top was sentenced today on child porn charges.

Stewart will spend 11 to 23 months in jail.

Stewart put in a guilty plea on all of the counts against him.

He is not considered a sexually violent predator, but must register as a sexual offender for the upcoming 25 years.

Hazle Township, Luzerne County-
A former King's College professor is going to trial on child porn charges.

Investigators say James Stewart of Mountain Top downloaded videos and pictures of children on his home computer.

Stewart admitted to downloading the images because he was "curious."

He has been suspened without pay from king's college.

Stewart faces at least 10 years in prison if convicted.

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