Nine Years in Prison for "Sex Tourism" with 14-year-old
After serving all or part of multiple prison sentences in other countries for sexual misconduct convictions and being extradited back to the U.S., Michael James Dodd, 61, was sentenced in Los Angeles yesterday to nine years in prison for traveling to Cambodia to have sex with a 14-year-old girl, according to LA Now. Dodd had a "financial relationship" with the girl's family and gave them food and $200 a month while conducting a sexual relationship with their daughter for five months. U.S. District Judge John Walter called Dodd a "cunning, clever and manipulative predator." Walter also said it is "one of the most disgusting cases that has ever come before this court."