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Social Studies Teacher Admits to Sexual Involvement With 14 Year Old Student

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Erin Baynard Stewart

Erin Baynard Stewart

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Erin Baynard Stewart, 30, was working as a social studies teacher at Chauncey Rose Middle School in Terre Haute, Indiana when she was arrested on April 29, 2010, for having inappropriate relations several times with a student. The student, who was 14 when the alleged relationship began, was able to provide police with a detailed description of Stewart's home and bedroom.

Under police questioning, police say Stewart admitted to having sexual contact with the victim at her home and having oral sex with him while in her classroom. The alleged sexual contact with the student in December 2009. Stewart was charged with sexual misconduct with a minor.

Update:
May 6, 2010
Stewart plead not guilty to two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor. Her bond was set at $75,000. Her parents agreed to put up their home up as property bond. Stewart's trial date is set for October.

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