Appeal from the Judgment of Sentence March 5, 1987 in the Court of Common Pleas of Clinton County Criminal Division, No. 370-85.
Craig P. Miller, Lock Haven, for appellant.
Donna L. Rae, Assistant District Attorney, Lock Haven, for Com., appellee.
Wieand, Tamilia and Cercone, JJ.
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This is an appeal from the March 5, 1987 order of the Court of Common Pleas of Clinton County.
Appellant, John Richard Lohman, was charged with rape and simple assault of his fourteen (14) year old step-daughter. Appellant was found guilty by a jury of both charges. Post-verdict motions were timely filed and denied. Appellant was sentenced to a term of incarceration of five (5) to
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ten (10) years.*fn1 Appellant's timely motion to modify sentence was denied. This appeal followed.
Appellant raises a total of nineteen (19) issues on appeal.*fn2 After reviewing the record on appeal, the briefs of the parties and the lower court opinion, we find that the court below has thoroughly addressed and correctly disposed of all but one of appellant's contentions which we will address herein.*fn3
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Appellant avers that the lower court erred in permitting a child witness to testify via closed-circuit T.V. This issue was recently addressed by an en banc panel of this court in Commonwealth v. ...