Willmar Child Porn Trial 06 Jan 12

The trial of Willmar man accused of producing and possessing child pornography got underway this week in Kandiyohi County. 36-year-old Christopher Shawn Robison is accused of coercing a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexually explicit conduct so that he could take pornographic pictures, which were allegedly found on his cell phone. He has allegedly admitted to taking the photos, and faces multiple counts of 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct and other charges. His trial started Wednesday. He up to 30 years in prison, with a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years. He was also indicted in federal court last month.