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Lawrence Taylor Charged with Rape

Police in Ramapo, New York arrested and charged former football great Lawrence Taylor with third-degree rape on Thursday. The alleged crime occurred at the Holiodome Hotel and MSNBC says the victim was 15 and other reports say she was beaten. Taylor, 51, played as a linebacker for the New York Giants until 1993; he also competed on the last season of Dancing With the Stars.