Guilty! John Gilbert Orellano, Whittier, California (arrested May 2013)

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    John Gilbert Orellano (Cypress, California), 36, history teacher & junior varsity boys basketball coach at California High School, Whittier Union High School District, Whittier, California, "accused of carrying on a sexual relationship with a teenage student"

    Whittier Daily News: Cal High coach accused of inappropriate relationship with student (May 16 2013)

    John Gilbert Orellano, 36, of Cypress was arrested Wednesday and booked on suspicion of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor ... The investigation began with allegations that Orellano had sent sexually explicit text messages to the victim beginning in January, according to [Sgt. Nancy] Drake. "During the initial investigation involving the illicit text messages from Mr. Orellano to the victim, additional information was provided, which included a sexual relationship," she said. The sexual relationship was believed to have begun shortly after the text messages.

    Gilbert Orellano, Whittier, California, Cypress, California High School, Whittier Union High School District
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    ABC Local KABC: Former Whittier teacher accused of having sex with student (May 17 2013)

    The investigation into [John Gilbert] Orellano began a month ago after school officials notified authorities about illicit text messages from Orellano to the now 17-year-old female student. Further investigation revealed a sexual relationship between the two. Investigators said the victim and the suspect maintained a friendly relationship for two years starting when the student was 15 years old. They said the relationship became sexual shortly after Orellano began sending her illicit text messages in January.
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    Crime Voice: High School teacher arrested in student sex charges (May 17 2013)

    A former high school history teacher at California High School was arrested by LASD deputies after allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old student. Months earlier, before his arrest, John Gilbert Orellano of Cypress had been forced to resign when school officials learned that the teacher had been sending illicit text messages to the same girl. According to an LASD press release, the relationship between Orellano and the victim began platonically two years previously when she was fifteen. Their relationship shifted in January of this year when Orellano began to send sexually explicit text messages to the unidentified victim. They began a sexual relationship shortly thereafter.
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    Whittier Daily News: Former Cal High teacher and coach pleads no contest to child molestation (July 31 2013)

    "John Gilbert Orellano pleaded no contest to one count of unlawful sexual intercourse on July 26," Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman Shiara Davila-Morales said ... He was ordered back to Norwalk Superior Court for sentencing Aug. 30, when he was expected to receive 90 days jail time, as well as five years felony probation, she said. He will not be required to register as a sex offender.