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Savannah attorney sentenced for sexual battery

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A Savannah attorney was sentenced Thursday on sexual battery charges.

Lawrence Madison, 53, was sentenced by Superior Court Judge James Bass to 45 years in prison for aggravated sexual battery and 25 of those years must be served without parole.

He was sentenced to 20 years consecutive for molestation; 12 months concurrent for two counts of sexual battery.

It will likely a life sentence because of his age. The crimes happened between 2006 and 2009. Some of the crimes happened at his law office.

Madison was once a political candidate, running for alderman-at-large more than 10 years ago. He lost.

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