Student Wins Free-Speech Lawsuit Against Teacher

A Michigan teacher who kicked a student out of class after the teen made a comment against homosexuality during a high school anti-bullying day was ordered to pay $1 for violating his free speech rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013

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West Mich. Teacher Charged After Sex Abuse Probe

Police said a female teacher was involved with several male students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

Fired Teacher Reaches Deal Over Work As Stripper

A teacher who spent a short time as a stripper has reached a settlement in a lawsuit that says a West Michigan school district fired her after learning of her previous work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

Gard Abud Jr. (Credit: abud.me)

Grosse Pointe North Science Teacher Gets Honors

The state Department of Education has named Gary Abud Jr. of Grosse Pointe North High School as 2013-2014 Michigan Teacher of the Year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

Andrew Howell (Booking photo)

Substitute Teacher Charged In Elementary School Sex Assault

A Farmington Hills substitute teacher is being held on a $1 million bond after police say he had sexual contact with a young girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2013

Gregory Austin (Booking photo)

Ex-Teacher Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case

A 33-year-old former southeast Michigan band instructor and classroom teacher who was caught with explicit photos of his students on his cell phone has entered a guilty plea in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2013

Teacher Says She Lost Job Over Gay Club

A former teacher is suing a central Michigan school district that did not renew her contract following a dispute over a poster raising awareness for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2013

Student Hurt In Chemistry Class Can’t Sue Teacher

A student whose chest and face were burned can’t sue a Detroit-area teacher who lit a dish of alcohol and copper chloride, the Michigan appeals court said

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

Christopher Michael Skebo

Judge Surprised By Support For Band Teacher In Sex Case

A Macomb County judge is surprised by letters of support for a teacher who had sex with a student.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2013

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Teacher Faces Charges For Alleged Sex With Student

A 32-year-old Michigan teacher who authorities say had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy is facing charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2012