Steve Klein (Ex-New Found Glory) Has Been Convicted Of Indecent Exposure

Steve Klein, once a founding member as well as the former guitarist for New Found Glory has been convicted of indecent exposure following a number of charges raised against him over six years ago.

Klein was a member of New Found Glory from 1997 up until his removal from the band in 2013 when the allegations came to light.

In December 2013, as per a report published via idobiKlein was arraigned at San Luis Obispo Superior Court and pled not guilty to multiple felony charges–two counts of lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 14, three counts of lewd conduct with a minor 14 or 15, one count of intent to commit lewd act with a minor, and one count of possession of child pornography.

According to a report published by The Tribune, the conviction was confirmed during a trial in San Luis Obispo Superior Court last month after accepting a plea agreement. He will serve no jail time, be sentenced to two years of formal probation, and will also be required to register as a sex offender for at least ten years.

His official sentencing is expected to take place on March 9th 2021.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: