Jury trial set for former math teacher accursed of rape
Jason Benjamin, the former math teacher at Robert Stuart Middle School and before that at Canyon Ridge High School, has a trial date set.
Benjamin was arrested back in December on accusations of raping a 17-year-old former student. The jury trial is scheduled to being on April 18.
Benjamin has been charged with one count of rape under the statute when a victim is 16 or 17 and the perpetrator is at least three years older.