La PORTE — A La Porte man convicted of the rape of an intoxicated woman he met in a bar, has been sentenced to 14 years in prison, according to prosecutors.

On July 7, a La Porte County Circuit Court jury, which deliberated for only 90 minutes, found 36-year-old Earl W. Moore guilty of rape, a Level 3 felony; and two counts of battery as Level 5 and 6 felonies.

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