Pike County School district settles t...

Pike County School district settles teacher fondling case for $815,000

There are 2 comments on the The Times-Tribune story from Jan 12, 2010, titled Pike County School district settles teacher fondling case for $815,000. In it, The Times-Tribune reports that:

A federal lawsuit alleging a Pike County school district failed to prevent a male third-grade teacher from sexually fondling a 7-year-old female student in 1998 has been settled out of court for $815,000. The suit contended Delaware Valley School District officials should have fired Shohola elementary teacher Thomas H. Matthews, 62, after a number ...

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sarah

United States

#1 Mar 7, 2010
what is im gonna get any of this money
bo_whiskers

North Bergen, NJ

#2 Mar 15, 2010
Maybe we should consider getting rid of some school district employees that ignored the signals. Then we wouldn't have to pay taxes as county residents for the settlement. Or better yet-why not let the district employees pay the settlement amount since they agreed to it.

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