Itasca Co. Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault of Women
An Itasca County lawyer has pleaded guilty to four counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct.
33-year-old Jesse R. Powell of Bigfork pleaded guilty on Sept. 16 to those charges. In a plea agreement, Powell admitted to forcibly touching four women sexually, some of which were clients of his.
The plea agreement asks for a prison term of six-and-a-half years, but a judge will determine the sentence at a hearing on Dec. 6.
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