Dance Instructor Faces Child Pornography Charges
Police arrested a Virginian dance instructor are receiving a complaint that he was filming his young students in a graphic manner. Also, he faces sexual abuse charges after inappropriate actions with a 15-year-old student. The family is horrified and is seeking help.
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Dance Instructor Filmed Students
A dance teacher in Virginia faces multiple charges are filming his students and engaging in a sexual relationship with one. Detectives say the 34-year-old male began filming and soliciting a student for nude photos in late 2014. Many of the interactions happened on the app Snapchat. Then, the relationship progressed to in-person sexual encounters before being discovered by the victim’s parents.
Upon his arrest, police also discovered videos and photos of the student along with other underaged girls. A court date is pending.
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Survivors of sexual abuse can file civil suits against perpetrators and other responsible parties, regardless of the outcome or existence of criminal prosecution. Civil lawsuits can help a survivor seek monetary damages. This compensation can never change the abuse suffered but can help rebuild a life.
Also, a civil suit can deter future abuse. This is why it is important if you or a loved one was the victim of sexual abuse to contact The Michael Brady Lynch Firm. We will provide a free consultation and instruct of any avenues available to you for civil litigation.