JournalNews A Hamilton High School teacher is charged with sex crimes involving a student. Hilary Dattilo, 30, a teacher and volleyball coach, was arraigned Tuesday in Butler County Common Pleas Court on one count of sexual battery, a third-degree felony, and one count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, a first degree misdemeanor. The alleged crimes involve a female student, and the alleged encounters occurred off school property, according to Hamilton Police Sgt. Brian Robinson. The sexual battery charge is alleged to have occurred between Nov. 1 and Nov. 22 and the contributing charge between Oct. 1 and Dec. 18, according to the direct indictment handed down by a Butler County grand jury on Monday. Dattilo, of Monroe, turned herself into police. At arraignment Tuesday she pleaded not guilty and was given a $5,000 bond with the ability to post 10 percent. She was taken into custody by order of Magistrate Harold Reed. A pre-trial hearing for Dattilo is scheduled for Feb. 8 before Judge Noah Powers.
As fans of SportSmasher.com know, we have our finger on the pulse, and whenever a teacher gets arrested for having sex with a student you can find the story on our site. However this story is different than most, because normally these stories involve a female teacher having sex with a male student, not a lesbian teacher student relationship. In Ohio, 30-year-old Hilary Dattilo a women’s volleyball coach and teacher at Hamilton High School was arrested on felony sexual battery charges, after it was discovered that she was having a sexual relationship with one of her female students. It will be interesting to see the public reaction on this story. When a male teacher has sex with a female student the reaction is “Pedophile! Child predator! Lock him up and throw the key! Or better yet let him fry!” When a female teacher has sex with a male student the reaction is “That lucky little bastard, he’s living out every teenage boy’s fantasy, he must be the most popular kid in school! Where were these teachers when I was growing up?” What will the reaction be when a female teacher gets busted having sex with a female student?