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Corruption of Minors Charge Dismissed Against Former Teacher

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PLAINS TOWNSHIP — A judge dismissed a corruption of minors charge against a former teacher in the Wilkes-Barre Area School District.

Brian Hampel of Sweet Valley had been accused of having a sexual relationship with a student while a teacher at Coughlin High School.

The Luzerne County district attorney tells Newswatch 16 Hampel’s lawyers asked a judge to dismiss the charge and prosecutors didn’t fight the request.


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