Ex-student teacher gets prison for nude photos to students

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LAMAR, Mo. (AP) — A 39-year-old former student teacher in southwestern Missouri has been sentenced to four years in prison for sending nude photographs of herself to three 13-year-old male students back in 2017.

Emily Edson

Last week, Edson was sentenced to four years for each of three counts of sexual misconduct with a child and one count of promoting child pornography.

The sentences are to be served at the same time. Edson had pleaded guilty to the charges; in exchange for her plea, more serious charges of sexual enticement and child pornography counts were dropped.

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