These Institutional Abuse issues seem to keep occurring. Just this week, in Lawrence, NJ, Edmund J. Harman, 26, science teacher at Notre Dame High School is accused of fondling a student’s breasts, kissing the back of her neck and massaging her back and legs in a classroom incident. Mr. Harman is facing three counts of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of criminal sexual contact.
Please talk with your children, even your high school aged children about sexual assault and contact. Let your children know their rights and and keep an open line of communication with them so that they will advise you if an inappropriate or criminal act occurred to them.
At Edelstein Law, LLP, we have successfully handled cases regarding institutional abuse and inappropriate sexual context in the civil courts. Please call to schedule a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.