Tuesday, June 1, 2010

LDS Seminary Principal Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse

Utah: Former LDS seminary principal Michael Pratt pleaded guilty to sex abuse of student Tuesday morning.

Pratt, 37, was arrested in July 2009 after a then 16-year-old girl was confronted about her relationship with him by police. She later testified the two had sexual encounters on several occasions in May and June.

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Pratt was fired by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a principal and instructor when the allegations became public. He taught at the LDS seminary in Highland.