Tuesday, April 24, 2012

NYC teacher gets probation for sex with student

Tara Driscoll, notorious 33-year-old former English teacher at Campus Magnet High School in Queens, New York City, has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of misdemeanor sexual misconduct involving a 16-year-old male student. As a result she will be sentenced to six years' probation and must give up her teacher's license. Prosecutors said the 33-year-old Bay Shore woman drove the boy to the Capri Motel where they engaged in sexual relations on March 19, 2011. . She was originally charged with rape in the third degree and criminal sexual act in the third degree. Video of the encounter was taken on the teen's cellphone. That video along with an interview with the victim and phone records were used as evidence against Driscoll The victim’s mother reported the incident to authorities after finding out about it. Formal sentencing is scheduled for May 22.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...