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Lawrence Taylor sentenced in sex case

Updated: March 23, 2011, 11:13 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW CITY, N.Y. -- Lawrence Taylor was given six years' probation on Tuesday for an encounter with an underage prostitute.

One of the original charges against Taylor was for statutory rape, and if found guilty, he could have received a four-year prison sentence. He pleaded guilty in January to sexual misconduct and patronizing a prostitue. The girl was 16 at the time of the incident. The Rockland County District Attorney's office did not request jail time for Taylor.

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