Former Arroyo Grande teacher sues student she had sex with

Teacher Is Suing  Minor She Slept With

36-year-old convicted teacher Tara Stumph is now suing the minor child and his family for defamation of character. Ms. Stumph is now  alleging  that the 16 year old victim had defamed her character to other students, teaching staff and even the media.

Ms. Stumph feels, through the students actions, it caused her to be terminated from her employer as well as her teaching license revoked, leaving her with no source of income. Tara Stumph is currently serving a 180 day sentence for having sex with a 16-year-old student, says that statements made by the young man hurt her reputation and her career.

The former teacher’s court has been scheduled for October.