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WRJ man gets plea deal in child molestation

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He admits he molested a 9-year-old girl on a camping trip, now the White River Junction man faces up to a year in jail.

Edwin Rathbun, 40, pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanor count of engaging in a prohibited act.  Rathbun faced up to 10 years in prison on a felony charge, but prosecutors struck a deal in order to keep his victim from having to testify at trial.

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