PAUL HYMAN, ‘THE GAME MASTER,’ SENTENCED TO 2 YEARS IN PRISON FOR POSSESSING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
Paul Hyman, a 67 year old video-game critic and former editor-in-chief of GamePower.com fromGreat Neck, pleaded guilty to child porn charges and was sentenced to two years in federal prisonand five years probation. He admitted last year to getting pornographic images online. Hyman possessed more than 1,000 videos and 4,000 still images of child pornography. Heapologized to his victims and said he was ashamed of his conduct. Hyman faced up to 10 yearsbehind bars.
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