Legal Options For Families Affected by Teacher Sexual Abuse
Attorney contributor Jeff Gibson helps families affected by sexual violence fight for justice and the financial compensation they deserve. Here is his perspective on the legal rights of the victims of teacher sexual abuse cases:
Schools should be safe spaces where our children can learn and grow. However, sometimes schools hire employees who end up being sexual predators who seek to use their positions of power as a means to sexually abuse students. When this happens, the victims and their families deserve answers. In some cases, the school district is partially at fault for failing to protect their students from sexual predators.
If your child has recently come forward about being sexually abused by a teacher, you may have many questions. It’s important to know that both the criminal justice system and the civil court system are here to help. To learn more about your family’s legal options, considering speaking to an experienced sexual abuse victims lawyer today.
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