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Lawrence Taylor pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor sex charges today in connection with his arrest in May for soliciting an underage prostitute.
In return for his plea, the former NFL great will avoid jail time and be subject to six years probation. He must also register as a sex offender.
Taylor pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and patronizing a prostitute.
He was arrested last May outside a New York motel and accused of having sex with a 16-year-old girl police said had been prostituted against her will.
Taylor told the court that the victim told him she was 19.
Police said he hadMore >
Even if you take NFL legend Lawrence Taylor at his word about merely masturbating in front of a 16-year-old girl and not having relations with her, that’s still shady.
It’s also still criminal behavior.
Taylor’s rape defense he could still mean ending up a registered sex offender.
Which makes sense. It’s not as if it absolves him of wrongdoing in the situation. After all, the former New York Giant is accused of patronizing an underage hooker.
If a jury does buy Lawrence’s expected argument, that he pleasured himself in front of the girl but did not have sex with her, he would qualify as aMore >