Former Judge Sentenced to 20 Years for Sex Trafficking


Timothy Nolan

Timothy Nolan

( Campbell County, Kentucky ) - Sentencing on Friday for a former judge and school board member who admitted to a variety of sex charges.

71-Year-Old Timothy Nolan served as a judge in Campbell County, Kentucky, from 1978 to 1986, he was the Campbell County Chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, and he was elected to the Campbell County School Board in 2016. He resigned from that school board position last year after he was charged and then indicted on multiple counts related to human trafficking. 

Prosecutors say Nolan forced at least 19 victims, including underage teens, to perform sex acts. He allegedly used money, drugs, threats and more to coerce the victims, who sometimes were people in treatment for drug addiction. 

Nolan pleaded guilty in February to 20 charges including human trafficking of adults and promoting human trafficking of minors. On Friday, he was sentenced to 20 years in prison, though he will be elligible for parole in four years.