The celebrated 'Lion of the Left' and the 'Unabashed Liberal'
Bernie Ward gets 7-plus years for child porn
Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer
(08-28) 15:53 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal judge decreed a prison term of more than seven years Thursday for Bernie Ward, whose 15-year career as a leading liberal voice on Bay Area talk radio disintegrated when he admitted downloading graphic images of child sex and distributing them on the Internet.
Bernie Ward, former KGO talk show host, admitted sending ...Bernie Ward admitted guilt. View Larger Images
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