– Laura Whitehurst, female teacher from California had a year-long affair with her 16-year-old student
– As a result of their sexual relationship she actually got pregnant
– Student won a lawsuit for an enormous total amount of $6 million
Laura Whitehurst was an English teacher in Citrus Valley High School, Redlands, California, she was 31 years old and her boy student was 16 years old when they got into a sexual relationship, now and then meeting up for unprotected sex at her place.
Laura got pregnant and was quite surprised, because previously she was sure she couldn't conceive a child. Now their daughter is already 3 years old and they share custody of her.
After some time this boy student know as John BB Doe sued his school and local education authority claiming everyone, including other teachers school administration knew about their relationship. but did nothing, despite he was underage and it was obviously violating the law.
All the evidence and testimonies confirmed boy's accusations and he won one of the biggest compensation in such cases, huge amount of $6 000 000.
When Laura was arrested two other students came out to declare they were victims of abuse too, one of them was 14 at the time of their sexual encounter, specifically a blowjob.
Woman was jailed for half a year after a plea deal, considering extenuating circumstances, she got in jail only two months after birth of her baby daughter. If not a plea deal and case wasn't settled, she would face 29 years in prison, so she might consider herself lucky.
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