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Convicted rapist sentencing; Baldwin County man to serve life plus 20 years

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Giuseppe LoPorto sent 15 years running from U.S. law enforcement before his capture in 2012. Giuseppe LoPorto sent 15 years running from U.S. law enforcement before his capture in 2012.
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Prosecutors in Baldwin County say 80 year old Giuseppe LoPorto, a convicted child rapist, has been sentenced to three life sentences plus two consecutive 10 year terms.

According to the District Attorney's Office, LoPorto repeatedly abused a female relative over an eight year period that began in the late 1980's when the victim was 6

It took the jury only an hour to find LoPorto guilty of two counts of sexual abuse, two counts of sodomy, and one count of rape.

LoPorto was arrested in 1996 and fled the country after posting bond.  He was featured on "America's Most Wanted" in 2002 and was finally apprehended by Italian officials in 2012.

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