Joy Morsi Update: Queens Gym Teacher Gets Probation For Sex With Underage Students

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A Ridgewood gym teacher has been sentenced to 10 months probation for pleading guilty to having sex with two underage male students, though she will have to complete a year’s worth of therapy in order to avoid jail time.

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Joy Morsi, 40, was arrested in June when a student at the Grover Cleveland High School, where she taught since 1999, accused her of having a year-long sexual relationship with him when he was only 16. A second 16-year-old boy later came forth to accuse her as well, and she pleaded guilty on Friday to rape and criminal sexual act charges.

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In addition to sentencing her to a year-long out-patient program for a diagnosed depressive disorder, a Queens Supreme Court judge also ordered that she give up her teaching license and register as a sex offender(read more)Joy-Morsi

The New York Post reports:

A Queens gym teacher pleaded guilty to having sexual relations with two of her students and was sentenced to a year of outpatient psychiatric counseling Friday, officials said.

If she completes the therapy, Joy Morsi, 40, will be sentenced to 10 years’ probation, a Queens Supreme Court judge ordered. Morsi must also give up her teaching license and register as a sex offender.

The Ridgewood teacher admitted to having sex with a 16-year-old Grover Cleveland High School student and exposing herself and performing a sex act on a second 16-year-old student, officials said. Her attorney said she had a diagnosed “depressive disorder.” (read more)

Gothamist – New York Post – punditfromanotherplanet


3 Comments on “Joy Morsi Update: Queens Gym Teacher Gets Probation For Sex With Underage Students”

  1. georgefinnegan says:

    This is unbelievable. A man does the same thing and he gets 25 years. The double-standard is appalling. Unless these prosecutors and judges get an education and give up their 100 year old stereotypes, these predatory women won’t be stopped.

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