Doctor Pleads No Contest To Child Porn Charges

Posted Wednesday, July 18, 2012 --- 9:20 a.m.

RHINELANDER, Wis. (AP) -- A Rhinelander doctor has pleaded no contest to possessing child pornography.

Bruce Jacobson will avoid a jury trial by reaching a deal with prosecutors in Oneida County. The 52-year-old physician was arrested in December 2011 by Oneida County sheriff's deputies.

Jacobson resigned from Ministry Health Care earlier this year. WSAW-TV ( ) says he faces a maximum sentence of 25 years in prison.


Information from: WSAW-TV,

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