Lawrence Taylor indicted on rape charges

? A Rockland County grand jury indicted former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor yesterday on rape charges.He was indicted on charges of statutory rape, sex abuse, endangering the welfare of a child and patronizing a prostitute.

Taylor allegedly paid a 16-year-old runaway $300 for sex at the Montebello Holiday Inn on May 6.

Taylor maintains that he is innocent and says that no sex acts occurred. He chose not to testify on his own behalf in front of the grand jury.

If convicted, he faces a maximum of four years in prison.

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