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Duke Medical Student Pleads Guilty to Molestation

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DURHAM — The Duke medical student accused of molesting a 13-year-old boy in his dormitory room last May has pleaded guilty to three counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor.

David Coolidge is sentenced to 30 days in jail, beginning Monday, five months under electronic house arrest, and five years probation and counseling. He is also restricted from any job or volunteer position that would involve contact with children.