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Over two years after getting arrested on seven felony charges of molesting his student, the trial of former JSerra High School Spanish teacher Ricardo Aldana is finally going to start today, according to lawyers for the victim. A quick refresher: Aldana was a popular volleyball coach in South Count ... More >>
It's almost been 3 years since I broke the news that Ricardo Aldana, a Spanish teacher and volleyball coach at JSerra High School down in San Juan Capistrano, was arrested on charged of molesting a student at the school. He faces seven felony counts of lewd acts upon a child, and sources tell the We ... More >>
In some ways, I feel bad for the Orange County Register. Their institutional knowledge has been eroded to only a couple of reporters and editors--and many of them plain suck, upholding the angle that the lords of Orange County dictate. That can be the only explanation as to why the Reg reported t ... More >>
Over the past couple of weeks, I've received numerous taunting emails from pendejos associated with JSerra Catholic High School over Ricardo Aldana, the school's beloved Spanish teacher who was arrested this past December for molesting a 14-year-old student. They insisted that Aldana was innocent ... More >>
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UPDATE: The Weekly has just spoken to the victim's mother, who claims she warned school officials as early as the fall that something was amiss between her daughter and Aldana.The mother (whom the Weekly isn't identifying) says that in early September, she contacted JSerra president/CEO Frank Tal ... More >>
AldanaAs the Weekly first reported yesterday, former JSerra High teacher and coach Ricardo Aldana was fired yesterday after getting arrested for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl. His apologists are already in full force (a subject for another post), but so is another curious contingen ... More >>