Former Lubbock dentist convicted of producing child pornography files appeal

Published: Jan. 14, 2022 at 11:59 AM CST
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Former Lubbock dentist Jason White filed an appeal Thursday to the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals contesting the length of his sentence.

White pleaded guilty to one count of production of child pornography in September 2021 after accepting a plea deal. He was initially charged with 16 counts of production of child pornography and enticement of minors. He was sentenced to 30 years in prison in January.

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As part of his plea deal, White accepted a potential sentence of 15 to 30 years. His 30-year sentence was the maximum sentence he could have received.

According to the appeal, White will no longer be represented by his previous legal team.

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