Child predator’s mom begged judge to give longer sentence
Plea bargain spares second young victim the ordeal of trial, but adds no time to man’s 25-year term for his first offense
By Julye Wemple - Press Enterprise Writer
Published: March 2, 2014

BLOOMSBURG — The mother of convicted pedophile Michael Coates pleaded with a judge to give her son more time in jail because “he’ll never change.” But the...