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Lawsuit: Red flags raised about school volunteer's behavior

A lawsuit filed against Prince George’s County Public Schools claims that the predatory behavior of a volunteer aide, who is now facing child sex abuse and pornography charges, was well known by students, teachers and parents and even reported to the school’s principal. Two news conferences are set for this evening with lawyers representing the children plus police and school officials.

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