Equine Law Matter - Closed - Get Information, Read Court Documents Christian Clews pleaded guilty to two counts including child porn.

United States of America v. Christian Clews

US District Court Southern District of California

Case No. 16MJ3811

Filed December 12, 2016


Distribution of Images of Minors Engaged in Sexually Explicit Conduct

Possession of Images of Minors Engaged in Sexually Explicit Conduct


Pleaded Not Guilty

warning alleged details are disturbing 

View Christian Clews Complaint 


Home Incarceration Order – January 20, 2017

Christian Clews is allowed to work in his barn from 6 am to 2 pm daily, as long as no minors are present. He must stay at his home from 2 pm to 6 am. 

No minors are allowed on Christian Clews’ ranch, also known as Clews Horse Ranch, from 6 am to 2 pm daily.


July 18, 2017

Pleaded Guilty

1 count possessing child pornography

1 count distributing child pornography

Christian Clews remains free on $150,000 bond under home incarceration order.


February 2018


210 months in prison

Upon his release 25 years of supervised release


Projected release date April 24, 2033


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