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Grandfather and grandson plead guilty to child porn charges

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- A grandfather and grandson from McGregor have pleaded guilty to child porn charges in U.S. Federal Court in Cedar Rapids.

Travis Matthew, 26, admitted that he received child pornography on his computer between July 2005 and May 2006.  He pleaded guilty on Monday.

His grandfather, David Matthew, 72, admitted that between January 2005 and December 2008 he had child pornography stored on a compact disc.  He pleaded guilty on Sept. 7.

A sentencing date has not been set.

Both were taken into custody by the United States Marshal and will remain in custody until sentencing.

Travis Matthew faces between five years and 20 years in prison, a $250,000 fine, a $100 special assessment, and up to life on supervised release.

David Matthew faces up to 10 years in prison, a $250,000 fine, a $100 special assessment, and between five years and life on supervised release.

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