Tag Archives: Sentenced

Teacher Sex Offender List: 25 Female Teacher and Student Sex Crime Scandals

Lawfirms.com provides a list of 25 female teachers who have been arrested for sex crimes with students. Lawfirms.com wrote: Though the criminal sex penalties are the same, victims are underage, and the alleged actions are similar, female teacher sex offenders in most cases face significantly lighter sex crime penalties than their male counterpart offenders do. We have...
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5 years’ probation for former Wood-Ridge H.S. softball coach who pleaded guilty to sexual activity with a student

January 3, 2014: North Jersey posted about Jillian Clementi received a sentence of 5 years probation for engaging in sexual activity with a student.  Clementi had coached softball at Wood-Ridge High School and taught social studies at Immaculate Heart Academy. North Jersey wrote: The age of consent in New Jersey is 16, but adults are prohibited from...
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El Paso Schools Confront Scandal of Students Who ‘Disappeared’ at Test Time

October 2012, the New York Times reported about the El Paso school district administrators testing scandal.  School superintendent, Lorenzo Garcia, was sentenced to prison for his role in devising an elaborate program to inflate test scores and a federal investigation continues. The New York Times wrote: Students identified as low-performing were transferred to Read more

Supreme Court of the State of Washington

Utilize the source link below to view the court documents regarding the supreme court decision rejecting the appeal of Jennifer Rice , convicted for rape and kidnapping, while a fourth grade teacher within the state of Washington. Opinion Information Sheet  
Docket Number: 85893-4
Title of Case: State v. Rice
File Date: 06/28/2012
Oral Argument Date: 01/17/2012
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Washington State Supreme Court upholds conviction of Jennifer Leigh Rice

June 2012, The News Tribune reported the Supreme court decision to reject the appeal by Jennifer Leigh Rice for the conviction of molestation and kidnapping of a 10-year-old student by the former Tacoma 4th grade teacher.  To read more about the Supreme Court decision, utilize the source link below. The court reject the argument. Writing for the...
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Teacher Stephanie Ragusa Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Sex With Students

June 2010, ABC News reported that a Tampa judge sentenced Stephanie Ragusa to 10 years in prison for the sexual abuse to which she pleaded guilty.  The Davidson Middle School teacher in Tampa pleaded guilty to 3 counts of lewd and lascivious battery involving a 14 year-old boy and 2 counts of having sex with a...
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William Lynn, Pa. priest who had sex abuse conviction tossed, told to report weekly

CBS News reported on January 6, 2014 about the release from prison and conditions of his probation for Monsignor William Lynn, a Roman Catholic church official.  Lynn had been convicted in the handling of abuse complaints, served 18 months for felony child endangerment,  and the appeals court decision reversed his conviction.  Use the source link below...
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Mary Kay Letourneau

Wikipedia provides a summary of the person named Letourneau who made headlines for the sexual relationship between herself and a 6th grade student in the 1990s.  The summary provides background information along with the arrest, conviction, and life after prison.  To read more on Mary Kay Letourneau, utilize the source link below. Mary Kay Letourneau (née...
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Former Holyoke teacher Lisa Lavoie sent to jail for 18 months for contact with statutory rape victim

MassLive (Massachusettes) reports about the arrest, sentencing, and probation for the 2009 rape case of a 15 year old student by the middle school teacher from Holyoke Middle School.  The judge sentenced Lavoie to 18 months in jail for violating a condition of her probation that forbid any contact between herself and the victim.  To...
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