UK: Teacher who sniffed children’s feet given suspended prison sentence

A TEACHER who sniffed and tickled pupils’ feet for sexual gratification has been handed a suspended prison sentence.
____ ____ , 51, would play a game of ‘smell and tickle’ with pupils at a Blackburn primary school, which involved him making the pupils take off their shoes and pick a post-it note. He would then do to them whatever was written on the paper they picked. … Judge Simon Newell, sitting at Preston Crown Court, sentenced ____ to 15 months in prison suspended for two years. The defendant was also made subject to a two-year supervision order and must register as a sex offender for 10 years. Full Article

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Strange; really strange. I’m not sure that sniffing dirty feet (yuuuk!) is sex. It’s weird; but sex?!?! I don’t think this guy needs to be on a registry. The term “loco parentis” implies acting in the capacity of a parent, and what parent hasn’t tickled their child? he’s lucky this didn’t happen in Florida or California! He and his elderly parents would have been screwed for life!

Well, I was convicted of touching the arse of a masseuse and Im still registering 19 years later and my case was dismissed. This guy got off light