Man charged with misdemeanor in Missouri case Anonymous publicized

Thu Jan 9, 2014 1:54pm EST

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(Reuters) - A Missouri man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl at a 2012 party was charged Thursday with misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child in a case publicized by the hacker group Anonymous, according to court records.

Matthew Barnett, who was 17 years old at the time of the January 2012 party, was scheduled to be arraigned Thursday afternoon at the Nodaway County Courthouse in Maryville, Missouri, on the misdemeanor charge, according to court records.

(Reporting by David Bailey; Editing by Scott Malone)

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Mylena wrote:
Misdemeanor? sexual ssault?Probation, fees and communitary job/? THAT’S it? WHAT’S WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE?

Jan 09, 2014 2:56pm EST  --  Report as abuse
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