File photo of House Speaker Dennis Hastert speaking during a news conference in Batavia Illinois

Ex-U.S. lawmaker Hastert aimed to hide sexual misconduct with male: L.A. Times

File photo of House Speaker Dennis Hastert speaking during a news conference in Batavia IllinoisIndicted former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert was paying a male former Illinois high school student to conceal his alleged sexual abuse of the youth when Hastert was a teacher and wrestling coach there, the Los Angeles Times reported on Friday, citing federal law enforcement officials. The Times quoted one official as saying investigators also have spoken with a second person who made similar allegations that corroborated what the first student had said about Hastert, who was indicted on Thursday on federal criminal charges. The second person was not being paid by Hastert, the official said, according to the Times.

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