Breaking News: Lawrence Taylor Arraigned On Felony Rape Charge

Pro Football NYCSenior Writer IMay 6, 2010

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NFL Hall-of Fame Linebacker Lawrence Taylor was officially charged with third degree rape in a Ramapo, NY courtroom this afternoon. The charge is a Class E felony and is punishable by up to four years in prison.

In New York State, statutory rape is classified as, "Third-degree rape for anyone age 21 or older to have sexual intercourse with someone under age 17."

Taylor has a long legal battle ahead. Read More.