Last June, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled that in cases where the teenager was over sixteen years of age, consent could be used as a defense in cases of sex between teachers and students. This is based on the fact that, in Georgia, the legal age of consent is sixteen. From this perspective, if the student is a willing participant in the act, the sex between teachers and their students could be viewed as irresponsible or objectionable, but not technically illegal. State Rep. Doug Collins R-Gainesville plans to attempt to clarify the language of the law where it protects to sexual assault in cases where one party has custody of the other.
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Teachers and lacrosse coach arrested for sex with her year-old student
By Joshua Rhett Miller. August 5, am Updated August 5, pm. A Texas teacher is charged with having sex with a year-old male student — just months after she started working at a high school, court records show. Hailey Pardy, a year-old former math teacher at Bastrop High School, was arrested Thursday by Round Rock police following her indictment by a grand jury for allegedly having an improper relationship with a student, a second-degree felony, the Austin American-Statesman reports. Administrators at the public school got an anonymous tip some nine months later — in August — about the alleged sexual relationship between the pair, and Hardy was put on paid administrative leave the same day, the newspaper reports.
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A woman teacher who until recently taught high school and was coach of the lacrosse team at a high school in Fulton, Maryland has been charged with the sex abuse of a girl who was a student of hers, WBAL TV 11 reports. Stephanie Walzl, 26, is the teacher and coach who met her downfall when she allegedly lured a student of hers into an illegal sexual exchange. County police said Stephanie Walzl, 26, of Manchester, engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a female student. The teacher and coach allegedly began sexually abusing the student in December , when the girl was just 16 years old. Get the Knewz app for iOS and Android.
Court: Prof Who Had Sex With Students Must Be Reinstated Bloomsburg University's John Barrett found not to have violated school policy Newser - A Pennsylvania appeals court has ruled a fired university professor who had sex with two students should be reinstated because he didn't break school rules. The Commonwealth Court upheld a June decision by an arbitrator to reinstate Bloomsburg University assistant professor John Barrett with full benefits and back Cops: Teacher Was Waiting for Student in Candlelit Room She's been arrested, accused of sexual relationship with teen Newser - A year-old Oklahoma science teacher was arrested Wednesday, accused of having sex with a student.