A middle school teacher was accused of giving female students test answers in exchange for sexual favors, as well as sexually assaulting girls during school events. After admitting to a perverse crime and accepting a plea, he’s since learned his fate. Did he get what he deserved?
Mark Edwards, a 46-year-old former seventh-grade science teacher at School of the Osage Middle School in Lake Ozark, Missouri, was accused of providing academic help to female students in exchange for being allowed to have sexual contact with them, Hays Post reported. After Miller County Sheriff’s Department officials were notified of the alleged misconduct between a teacher and his students, a forensics interviewer interviewed the students and, assisted by the school, investigators collected evidence in the case. Read the full story here ▶