Former Northview Teacher Set To Face Sex Charges In Court
Posted by: Staff
Date: Nov 01 2012 4:53 PM
A former Northview school teacher arrested 17 months ago on sex charges involving a student is scheduled to go on trial next week. Calvin Bell-Tharpe, 31, faces two felony charges School Employee, a felony under an Alabama law passed in 2010 by lawmakers. It makes it illegal, in most cases, for a teacher to have sex with a student even if the student has reached 16, the age of legal consent.
Read more about the allegations here.