Guilty! John Azabache, Ossining, New York (arrested July 2013)

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    Lower Hudson News: Ossining reels at teacher's wedding day rape charge: Disbelief follows arrest of 'dad figure' (July 17 2013)

    Few details have emerged in the case of John M. Azabache, the 30-year-old Ossining High School math teacher who found himself facing a judge and a third-degree rape charge Friday, on the day he had been scheduled to get married on the New Rochelle waterfront. Around downtown Ossining, the arrest was on people’s minds ...

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    Lawyer grasping at straws ...

    Lower Hudson News: Defense lawyer questions timing of student-rape charge against Ossining teacher (video): Teacher was arrested on day of his wedding (July 23 2013)

    A lawyer representing rape suspect John Azabache suggested it might be no coincidence that a 16-year-old Ossining High School student reported the crime just before his planned wedding. “The timing of the allegations is certainly intriguing,” lawyer Tony Castro said, as he and his client arrived Tuesday for an appearance in Town Court. “The timing speaks for itself. The wedding was scheduled for a Friday and these allegations were brought the day before.”
     
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    Journal-News: Ex-Ossining teacher scheduled to be sentenced in student rape (Dec 9 2013)

    A former Ossining High School math teacher is expected to be spared prison time at his sentencing Thursday ... In September, John Azabache admitted to the charge in Westchester County Court in White Plains, sparing him the prospect of several years in prison. The disgraced teacher from Port Chester pleaded guilty to third-degree rape, a felony, under a plea agreement with prosecutors.
     
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    THV 11: N.Y. teacher to avoid prison in student rape (Dec 10 2013)

    A former high school math teacher [John Azabache] is expected to be spared prison time at his sentencing Thursday, nearly five months after, on the day of his wedding, he was arrested and accused of raping a 16-year-old girl twice between March and July ... The disgraced ex-teacher pleaded guilty to third-degree rape, a felony, under a plea agreement with prosecutors.
     
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    Former Teacher Registered As Sex Offender Reports Move In Port Chester

    A former Ossining teacher now registered as a sex offender after being convicted of raping a teenager has reported a move in Westchester County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to residents in Westchester regarding the residency of 37-year-old John Azabache, who has moved to a residence on South Regent Street in Port Chester. The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Azabache as a level two threat, which means he is at "moderate risk of a repeat offense." He has also been designated as a sexually violent sex offender. According to ...


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    Former Teacher Registered As Sex Offender Reports Move In The Area

    A former Ossining teacher now registered as a sex offender after being convicted of raping a teenager has reported a move in Westchester County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to residents in Westchester regarding the residency of 37-year-old John Azabache, who has moved to a residence on South Regent Street in Port Chester. The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Azabache as a level two threat, which means he is at "moderate risk of a repeat offense." He has also been designated as a sexually violent sex offender. According to ...


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