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Former teacher accused of abuse to appear in court

Monday, August 19, 2013
Joseph Martin

Joseph Martin (KGO Photo)

A former elementary school teacher facing more than 100 counts of child molestation charges and is expected in court Monday.

Joseph Martin, 45, will appear for a preliminary hearing on 109 sexual abuse charges involving 13 former students.

He has already pleaded not guilty. Martin taught at Woodside Elementary school for 22 years until being dismissed in April.

He remains in jail on $10 million bail.

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