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Principal Lyn Vijayendran of O.B. Whaley Elementary School in San Jose is accused of not reporting evidence of alleged molestation by teacher Craig Chandler. (CBS)

San Jose Principal Found Guilty Of Failing To Report Abuse

A jury on Monday convicted a former San Jose principal of failing to report suspected sexual abuse of a child by a teacher. Lyn Vijayendran, 36, was found guilty of the misdemeanor after jurors deliberated for two days.

11/05/2012

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Palo Alto Boy Pulled From School Due To Cystic Fibrosis Gene

A Palo Alto 11-year-old has been ordered to transfer to another school because he carries the genetic mutations for cystic fibrosis.

10/18/2012

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Organ Donation Becomes Part of California’s Curriculum

Students in the state’s public schools are about to get a lesson or two in organ and tissue donation.

09/28/2012

Joshua Tatro

San Mateo Water Polo Coach Pleads Not Guilty To Student Sex Assault

A water polo coach at a San Mateo high school accused of engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student pleaded not guilty Thursday to sexual assault charges, prosecutors said.

07/06/2012

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Suit Alleges UC Berkeley Doctor Sex Abuse Caused Student Suicide

A lawsuit claims that a University of California, Berkeley student committed suicide after being sexually abused by a doctor at a university-run health center.

07/03/2012

Missing UC Davis student Linnea Lomax (CBS)

UC Davis Student Disappears After Release From Mental Health Hospital

A search is underway for missing U.C. Davis student Linnea Lomax. Lomax was last seen Tuesday leaving an outpatient therapy center in the Sacramento area off Howe Avenue, and now flyers are being handed out in hopes of locating her.

06/29/2012

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Santa Clara University Student Assaulted Near Campus

Two male suspects that assaulted a woman near the Santa Clara University campus early Monday morning remained at large, according to police.

06/20/2012

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Station Agent Fired After Giving Unused Tickets To Needy Student

Stanek had given a friend’s 16-year-old grandson paid, unused tickets that commuters left behind at the station. The boy from Oakley used them to pay for the $11 trip from the Pittsburg / Bay Point station to San Francisco, where he attends the Flex Academy charter school.

05/01/2012

Fatal Fremont House Party

Newark High Football Player Stabbed To Death At Fremont House Party

Police said an 18-year-old high school football player was stabbed to death at a party in Fremont.

04/29/2012

Sequoia High School District offices. (CBS)

Redwood City Parents Sue School District Over Student’s Cheating Punishment

The parents of a Peninsula high school sophomore are suing the school district for kicking the teenager out of an honors class because he cheated.

04/26/2012

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