Locust Valley School District, teachers union at odds in abuse case; parents urge ‘no’ budget vote

The controversy stems from music teacher John Benstock,

The controversy stems from music teacher John Benstock, who received six years probation after pleading guilty to sexually abusing children in class. (May 12, 2014 6:10 PM)

A standoff between Locust Valley School District and the state teachers union may bleed over into a budget vote scheduled for later this month.

The controversy stems from music teacher John Benstock, who received six years probation after pleading guilty to sexually abusing children in class. The district is suing Benstock for his wages over the 11 years he engaged in the abuse. But Benstock...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with acccess to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12