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Stow doctor sentenced for sexual imposition

Dr. James Bressi (Source: Summit County Sheriff) Dr. James Bressi (Source: Summit County Sheriff)
Dr. Bressi in court. (Source: WOIO) Dr. Bressi in court. (Source: WOIO)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Dr. James Bressi was sentenced Tuesday in Summit County Common Pleas Court to 59 days in jail. He must also register as a sex offender.

The Hudson pain doctor was found guilty of sexual imposition.

The 60-year old was found not guilty of sexually assaulting 10 female patients he was treating at Summa Pain Specialists in Stow.

More than 100 women came forward describing inappropriate sexual conduct by Bressi during pain management treatments from 2010-2013. Eleven victims testified against him at his trial.

During treatments, Bressi was accused of rubbing his genitalia on the victims or touching them inappropriately. Two women claimed digital penetration.

Bressi's sentenced is stayed while his attorney appeals the conviction.

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