Taylor pleads not guilty
A Borger man arrested Tuesday on explicit conduct charges filed in 2011 declared his innocence in federal court on Thursday. On March 20, 2011, at the Federal Court House in Amarillo, James Bradley Taylor, 27 years of age, was charged with one count of a visual depiction of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct, one count of attempt of receipt of a visual depiction of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct, and on March 28, 2011, he was charged with his third count for possession of child pornography in federal court.On Tuesday April 17, 2012, detectives with the Borger Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division assisted in the execution of the Federal Arrest Warrant issued on Taylor, in Amarillo. Taylor was indicted by a Lubbock grand jury on April 11, 2012, for all three felony counts.Taylor was given a $20,000 bond and released from custody. On April 19, 2012, Taylor pled not guilty before U. S. Magistrate Judge Averitte.