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Prison Terms For Two Omaha Men On Seperate Child Pornography Cases

OMAHA, Neb. (AP Sept 15.) – Federal prosecutors for Nebraska have announced prison terms for two Omaha men convicted in separate child pornography cases. Officials say 36-year-old Chad Pedersen was sentence Friday to more than seven years in federal prison for receiving child pornography. ┬áSearches of Pedersen’s online accounts and home were executed after he sought access to a dummy child pornography site set up by undercover officers In another case, 31-year-old Thomas Mawhiney was sentenced Friday to 6 years in federal prison for possession of child pornography.Police say he was offering to share child porn images from a computer address traced to his home. Investigators say both men had numerous images of child porn involving infants and toddlers.



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