Man accused of child porn

A 37-YEAR-OLD Kilkenny man has appeared in court charged with sexual assault, using a child in the production of pornography and possession of child pornography, Mary Cody writes.

A 37-YEAR-OLD Kilkenny man has appeared in court charged with sexual assault, using a child in the production of pornography and possession of child pornography, Mary Cody writes.

The 62 alleged offences before the court include 13 counts of sexual assault, 24 counts of allowing a child to be used for the production of child pornography, possession of child pornography and other offences under The Child Pornography Act. All the offences are alleged to have taken place at the defendant’s home on dates between October 2010 and August 2012. A book of evidence was served and the case was sent forward to the next circuit court sittings.