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The computer problem that resulted in wrong prison sentence in child torture case
Bond denied for suspect while awaiting hearing to withdraw guilty plea
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Scott Shelby sits in Hall County Superior Court Monday Aug. 22, 2022, for a hearing about bond and matters related to his sentence. Shelby was sentenced to prison for life in July for what prosecutors called "child torture." - photo by Scott Rogers
Scott Shelby, 47, pleaded guilty in June to multiple counts of child molestation and child cruelty in a case described by the prosecution as “child torture.”