Ex-pastor of Medford church can’t withdraw guilty plea in child sex abuse case

Associated Press

December 23, 2019

A former pastor who co-founded a Christian music festival has lost his bid to withdraw his guilty plea in a child sex abuse case.

Harry Thomas, 76, had argued that his plea was invalid because his testimony had not established an adequate factual basis for four charges against him.

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