Guilty! Jillian Clementi Cooper, Wood-Ridge, New Jersey (arrested May 2012)

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    Name: Jillian Clementi Cooper, Rutherford, New Jersey

    Age: 28

    School: Wood-Ridge High School [Wood-Ridge School District], Wood-Ridge, New Jersey

    Position: Social studies teacher and softball coach (also social studies teacher at Immaculate Heart Academy, Washington Township, New Jersey)

    Victim: Male student in junior year

    Cliffview Pilot (3 May 2012): Female teacher/coach charged with having sex with student

    Cliffview Pilot (3 May 2012): Boy in teacher sex case was high school junior

    Star Ledger (3 May 2012): High school softball coach charged with having sexual relationship with student

    UK Daily Mail (3 May 2012): Married softball coach, 28, 'repeatedly took high school student home for sex'

    Jillian Clementi Cooper, Rutherford, New Jersey, Wood-Ridge High School, Wood-Ridge School District, Wood-Ridge
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    North Jersey (3 May 2012): Softball: Wood-Ridge Coach Jill Clementi Arrested

    North Jersey (3 May 2012): Wood-Ridge H.S. softball coach charged with sexual assault involving student

    North Jersey (3 May 2012): Rutherford woman arrested for allegedly having sex with student

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    4 NBC New York (4 May 2012): NJ Teacher, Softball Coach Arrested in Alleged Sex Assault

    Opposing Views (4 May 2012): Softball Coach Jullian Clementi Arrested for Sleeping with Underage Student

    Yahoo! Sports (4 May 2012): Softball coach and teacher charged with sexual assault for relationship with student

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    This three-page article includes a history of her experience as a softball coach & player:

    North Jersey (5 May 2012): Wood-Ridge softball coach's sex charges are detailed

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    North Jersey: Wood-Ridge softball coach charged with sexual assault (May 10 2012)

    According to the prosecutor's office, [Jillian] Clementi [Cooper] was charged with one count of sexual assault in the second degree and one count of endangering the welfare of a child in the second degree. Bail was set by Judge Kenneth J. Slomienski, J.S.C. for Clementi at $50,000 with no 10-percent option and no contact with the victim. Clementi posted bail and was released pending her first court appearance, according to the prosecutor's office.
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    Cliffview Pilot: Former Wood-Ridge High School coach who admitted sex with male student gets probation (Jan 2 2014)

    A former girls varsity softball coach at Wood-Ridge High School received probation today for having sex with a male student there. Under the terms of her plea agreement, 29-year-old Jillian Clementi Cooper of Glen Ridge won’t be permitted to teach or coach again in the U.S., either paid or as a volunteer.


    The five-year probation deal was based, in part, on what Guida said was “difficult proof of supervisory control.” Although Clementi was a coach at the school, she “coached a girls’ team and not the victim’s,” the judge said. Otherwise, she would have faced more serious criminal charges ... Although she must register as a sex offender under Megan’s Law, the judge didn’t require that Clementi undergo evaluation or treatment ...
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    The Record: 5 years' probation for former Wood-Ridge H.S. softball coach who pleaded guilty to sexual activity with a student (Jan 3 2014)

    A former softball coach at Wood-Ridge High School has been sentenced to five years’ probation for engaging in sexual activity with a student. Jillian Clementi, 29, must register as a sex offender under Megan’s Law as part of the sentence she received in Superior Court in Hackensack on Thursday, and is barred from teaching or coaching anywhere in the country.

    Asbury Park Press: Ex-teacher, softball coach sentenced for relationship with student in Bergen County (Jan 5 2014)

    NBC Philadelphia: Ex-Teacher Sentenced for Relationship With Student (Jan 5 2014)