Print only version of Silver Golub & Teitell LLP Logo

Female Teacher Sexually Abused Student, Lawsuit Claims

July 11, 2014

A Connecticut school was negligent in failing to prevent a female staff member from sexually abusing a 16-year-old emotionally disturbed male student, a lawsuit alleged Wednesday.

The lawsuit was filed in Stamford Superior Court on behalf of a legal representative for the teenager, now 19 and a former student of Devereux Glenholme School, a therapeutic boarding school in Washington, Conn., where Brittany Larson was also a staff member.

Larson, who no longer works for the school, was sentenced last year to nine months in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree sexual assault under the Alford doctrine in which a defendant doesn't agree with the allegations but concedes the state has enough evidence to convict.

Read more: https://www.ctlawtribune.com/id=1202662748406/Female-Teacher-Sexually-Abused-Student-Lawsuit-Claims#ixzz3883rlAev

Contact Us

Contact our experienced attorneys today at (203) 325-4491 or (866) 248-8744 or email us at info@sgtlaw.com to arrange a free, confidential consultation.

Offices & Directions