Former teacher sentenced 20 years in prison for child molestation

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OSAGE, Mo. — A former teacher in Central Missouri has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Mark Edwards was a seventh-grade teacher at the school of the Osage.

He is sentenced for providing female students with test and assignment answers in exchange for being allowed to look down their shirts and touch them.

A student and her family are suing Edwards, the school district and district officials.

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