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    Hooker resigns.

    http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/20...ly-for-student

    Modesto police are investigating if there’s a criminal case against a former high school teacher who resigned his job to move into an apartment with an 18-year-old girl he met while teaching.


    James Hooker, 41, was placed on administrative leave Feb. 3 by Modesto City Schools and resigned less than three weeks later, according to a report on the Sacramento Bee.



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    isnt 18 the age of consent?




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    Quote Originally Posted by Pops View Post
    isnt 18 the age of consent?
    Yes, but it's still creepy.
    Moving on...


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    Quote Originally Posted by Pops View Post
    isnt 18 the age of consent?
    Yep. That said, my outlook certainly changed a lot from age 18 to 30. Not much since then. Looks like a trick with a high degree of difficulty to me but more power to them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post
    Yep. That said, my outlook certainly changed a lot from age 18 to 30. Not much since then. Looks like a trick with a high degree of difficulty to me but more power to them.
    They met when she was a Freshman. Whether there was any sex or not before she was 18, he had a ridiculous level of influence over her when she was extremely immature and impressionable. It would be hard NOT to get girls to fall in love with you if you are a decent teacher.

    In my book, any decent person in his position would never have let himself develop romantic feelings for a child. Let her grow up, let her reach 30 as you say.
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    That dude is a serious creep.
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    Quote Originally Posted by huskernut View Post
    They met when she was a Freshman. Whether there was any sex or not before she was 18, he had a ridiculous level of influence over her when she was extremely immature and impressionable. It would be hard NOT to get girls to fall in love with you if you are a decent teacher.

    In my book, any decent person in his position would never have let himself develop romantic feelings for a child. Let her grow up, let her reach 30 as you say.
    I didn't read the article and since they met when she was a freshman...ewwww.
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    i like how they're both tilting their heads in the same direction...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pops View Post
    isnt 18 the age of consent?

    Listening to this story on the news this morning, it certainly appears to me that there was a relationship before 18. There were something like 4000 texts exchanged before she left home to live with this guy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ChitownHusker View Post
    There were something like 4000 texts exchanged before she left home to live with this guy.
    She had to make absolutely sure he had DirecTV.
    “Live a good life. If there are gods and they are just, then they will not care how devout you have been, but will welcome you based on the virtues you have lived by. If there are gods, but unjust, then you should not want to worship them. If there are no gods, then you will be gone, but will have lived a noble life that will live on in the memories of your loved ones.”

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    nothing about my thread title?!?! damn. tough crowd.

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    She doesn't look like any Hooker I've observed...?







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