- Läraren, Mark Berndt, 62, i Los Angeles, hade sin egen speciella syn på elevernas kostschema. Något som förhoppningsvis inte fanns beskrivet i skolans läroplan....
Läraren Mark Berndt 62 har erkänt att han satte ögonbindel på ett 30-tal unga elever och därefter matade dem med kakor som i förhand dränkts in med lärarens egen sperma.
- Flera av eleverna går nu i terapi för ätstörningar efter det makabra avslöjandet.
Läraren dömdes till 25 års fängelse för sin s.k. "smaklek" med skolbarnen. Barnens föräldrar har begärt mycket höga skadestånd.
Elementary school teacher pleads guilty to blindfolding students and spoon-feeding them cookies laced with his semen in sick 'tasting game'***
- Mark Berndt, 62, a former Los Angeles teacher, has pleaded no contest
- Worked at Miramonte Elementary School, south Los Angeles
- Blindfolded 30 pupils and fed them cookies laced with his semen
- As part of plea is expected to serve 25 years in jail
- All pupils are now in therapy and several have eating disorders
- Mothers said their daughters could no longer eat cookies or anything sweet unless it was homemade
Daily Mail 2013-11-15. A former Los Angeles elementary school teacher charged with blindfolding students and spoon-feeding them cookies laced with his semen has agreed to plead no contest to all charges, an attorney for some of the victims said Thursday.
Mark Berndt plans to enter the legal equivalent of guilty pleas to 23 charges at a hearing Friday, according to John Manly, an attorney who represents 30 Miramonte Elementary School students and their parents. Manly said he was notified of the plea by prosecutors.
The plea agreement calls for Berndt to be sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Manly called the agreement a victory for his clients and said they are grateful for being treated 'with decency and dignity' by prosecutors.
'He's going to jail essentially for the rest of his life,' he said of the 62-year-old Berndt. 'You can't ask for more than that.'
He said prosecutors urged a plea deal because 'they were concerned about re-traumatizing the children at trial.'
The district attorney's office and Berndt's lawyer declined to comment.
Before Berndt was sentenced, a parade of sobbing mothers denounced him, saying he had ruined their lives and the lives of their daughters. The women were not named in court.
They said they could not understand how the school district did not know about the incidents.
Some said their daughters could no longer eat cookies or anything sweet unless they knew their mothers had baked the items for them. They spoke of girls who had now become unable to socialize and locked themselves in their bedrooms. [...]
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Lärare som satte ögonbindel på skolbarnen och skedmatade dom med sin sperma - fick 25 år