Estey Bomberger reviews and monitors news stories and reports of crime and lawsuits involving public and private schools nationwide. The following reports are for schools located in Kern County, CA. If your child has been sexually abused or negligently supervised and you would like more information about your options or rights in a civil suit, contact us for a free consultation.
- GARCES HIGH SCHOOL (BAKERSFIELD)
2800 Loma Linda Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93305
Marshall Neal, a 33-year-old history teacher at Garces High School in Bakersfield, was arrested in December 2007 amid accusations that he engaged in a sexual act with a 17-year-old student. In late January 2008, Neal pled no contest to one count of oral copulation with a minor under the age of 18. He was sentenced to one year in the Kern County Jail, three years probation, and required to register as a sex offender. News Source: Bakersfieldnow.com