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Danville man arrested for child porn

Original post made on Apr 21, 2008

A Danville resident and former substitute teacher for the San Ramon Valley school district was arrested Tuesday, April 8, on drug and child pornography charges.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 18, 2008, 1:35 PM

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Posted by Concerned Parent
a resident of Alamo Elementary School
on Apr 21, 2008 at 9:12 am

Why didn't CTK School in Pleasant Hill CA do something about this pervert when he worked there????


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Posted by Oxymo Ron
a resident of another community
on Apr 21, 2008 at 9:30 am

Dear neighbors,

It would seem a few among us are willing to punish those charged with crimes prior to court decision on guilt or innocence. The fact that we only punish those convicted and then label them for the remainder of their life seems to be a disservice to our communities.

Does anyone remember when prisons were designated to be correctional institutions and probation was intended to create re-entry into society? Has our willingness for punishment simply eliminated our fair view of justice?

Ah, perhaps the devil is in the oxymorons,

OX

One HAL of a Pal


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Posted by Lucy
a resident of Danville
on Apr 21, 2008 at 10:17 am

It takes a long process (and a lot of money) for a teacher to actually be fired from their position, in any circumstance, including this one. When I was in high school, a P.E. teacher was caughting watching the girls in the locker room. He was "let go" and not fired because of the time/money it takes to actually follow through the firing. The large sum of lawyer fees, etc. is the problem. It's a very frustrating process and not fair, especially in these circumstances.


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Posted by Vince Kreigher
a resident of another community
on Apr 25, 2008 at 7:43 pm

Posted wity a wry smile

Dear Neighbors,

Man was arrested for child pornography because he had his baby picture in his wallet and he was nude. He was arrested for drug possession because he could not produce a valid prescription for his back pain medication. It happened in Connecticut several years ago and the charges were eventually dismissed after he had spent all his wealth to defend himself.

Now that is funny? It isn't innocence that needs to proven, it is guilt. It isn't the role of vocal outrage that determines guilt, it is able justice.

Make sure that you do not separate justice from freedom because there is no freedom without justice for all.

Vince
Away in Morro Bay


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Posted by barner
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Sep 16, 2008 at 6:40 am

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