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Sparkman Middle School rape suit dismissed by federal judge

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The suit alleged a teacher used the plaintiff's daughter as bait while investigating harassment complaints. The suit alleged a teacher used the plaintiff's daughter as bait while investigating harassment complaints.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit alleging rape at a Madison County school.

The plaintiff claimed another student raped his daughter at Sparkman Middle School in 2010. The lawsuit states a teacher used the teen as bait to catch a student suspected of harassing girls at school.

The judge over the case issued a ruling stating the claims that have not already been dismissed belong in state court.

The plaintiff has 30 days to file in state court.

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