September 28, 2021

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Iowa foreign trade university student application coordinator sentenced to prison

A Council Bluffs person will devote extra than 27 many years in federal jail right after remaining convicted of coercion and enticement of a insignificant Thursday.

Thomas Boatright, 52, pleaded responsible in February to 4 counts of coercion and enticement of a slight. He was sentenced Thursday to 327 months for each individual count, to be served concurrently, as properly as requested to pay nearly $80,000 in restitution.

Boatright served as a coordinator for EF Higher University Trade Calendar year, exactly where he linked worldwide learners with U.S. host households and hosted young people in his have household. He was arrested in March 2020 immediately after federal prosecutors explained that, among July 27, 2019, and Feb. 13, 2020, he produced a few children in the program engage in sexual acts whilst he manufactured little one pornography.