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Child pornography case in Oldham Co. waived to grand jury

Richard Broughton, 18, was back in court on Wednesday where he waived his preliminary hearing. (Source: WAVE 3 News) Richard Broughton, 18, was back in court on Wednesday where he waived his preliminary hearing. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

OLDHAM COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - The child pornography case against an Oldham County High School student will be waived to a grand jury.

Richard Broughton, 18, was back in court on Wednesday where he waived his preliminary hearing.

Broughton is facing 18 criminal charges for allegedly possessing hundreds child pornography images and videos.

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During Wednesday's court appearance the defense also filed a motion to keep Broughton in Oldham County's alternative school program.

The judge accepted the motion.

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