Improper Relationship Between Teacher and Student Cases On the Rise in Texas
2013 showed an increase in the felony charge of Improper Relationship Between Teacher and Student cases in Texas. It seemed like these types of cases were being reported weekly in some part of Texas. Often the charges involved women teachers.
This Charge is a second degree felony which can carry up to twenty years in prison. If you are charged with this type of offence seek the advice of a Texas criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Speak to a criminal lawyer before you give any statement to the police or school administrators. Any statement you give will be used against you.
Gossip runs rampant in schools and rumors can quickly lead to investigations. If a teacher suspects a student may have said something regarding an improper relationship the teacher should immediately speak to a criminal attorney. Do so before you are approached by a school official or police officer.