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Teacher molests girl pupil 229 times!

A female teacher has been charged with 229 sex assault charges for molesting a girl pupil under the age of 16 over a period of 2 years.

india Updated: Aug 04, 2006 19:00 IST

A female teacher has been charged with 229 sex assault charges for molesting a girl pupil under the age of 16 over a period of 2 years.

The 25-old-woman, whose name has been kept undercover, recently appeared briefly in Beenleigh Magistrates Court.

According to the AAP, the police arrested the accused in March and charged her with 229 counts of unlawful and indecent dealing with a child under 16, while in her care.

Police alleged that the woman, who taught at a school south of Brisbane, first assaulted the girl when she was 14 and continued the abuse until she was 16.

Refuting the charges, the woman's defence team said that they needed time to review the full brief of evidence before a committal hearing.

She is currently on bail on the condition that will she live at a fixed address and have no contact with the alleged victim or her family.