Chil­dren’s ma­gi­cian jailed for child porn

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WIN­NIPEG — A Win­nipeg man who worked as a chil­dren’s en­ter­tainer do­ing magic shows has been sen­tenced to five years in prison af­ter plead­ing guilty to child pornog­ra­phy charges.

Dan Ka­menicky, also known as Dan the Magic Man, was charged with mak­ing and distribut­ing child porn last year.

He also had worked as an ed­u­ca­tional as­sis­tant with the Louis Riel School Di­vi­sion.

With time served, Ka­menicky has 40 months left in his sen­tence. Judge Sid­ney Lerner also banned him for life from play­grounds, schools and com­mu­nity cen­tres.

Some of the im­ages Ka­menicky took were of chil­dren he worked with at school.

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