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Ex-Vegas junior high teacher gets prison in student sex case

Ex-Vegas junior high teacher gets prison in student sex case

Wilfinger pleaded guilty in August to statutory sexual seduction and sexual conduct between a school employee and pupil. She was originally charged with nine counts related to her affair with the seventh-grader.

Nicole Wilfinger, 37, of Las Vegas, Nevada, will also be required to register as a sex offender after her "sickening" crime.

The entries in Wilfinger's diary listed milestones in their liaison, including the first time he said "I love you", "first time I knew I was in love with him, ' 'first time I was covered in salty glue" 'first time having sex in his bed, ' 'first time he was a cowboy for me'.

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"I accept my responsibility I know this is my mistake", Wilfinger said in court November 30, according to KSNV.

Terri Miller, president of a group seeking to preventsexual abuse by teachers, said eight teachers had been arrested on sexual assault charges against students in the past year in Clark County, the local area.

Wilfinger and the teenaged victim both told police they had sex three times, reports the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Told the weeping woman: 'There's nothing I can say or do to change what happened or the fact it happened or the fact that people were hurt by it'.

"I've had to hold him in my arms while he cried his eyes out", the mother said, according to KSNV.

And she gave the boy oral sex in her van, police files said. Investigators recovered 156 text messages and 325 images that had been deleted from Wilfinger's phone.

Wilfinger had worked at Molasky Junior High School since 2012 and had previously taught at Hyde Park Junior High School.

His mother blasted the teacher and family friend as "evil".