Morgan Moul charges of cruelty to children dismissed

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Dismiss Charge Of Cruelty To Pupils A charge of cruelty to minors' against, ilorgan Moul, 46-year-old teacher at Harmony Grcrve school. vras dismissed last night bv Seventh Ward Alderman Paul C. Barnhair following a h^ai-ng at his off e More fhan 37 witnesses, irsclud- ing Harvey E Sviartz, superintendent superintendent of ccuntj schools, and soa Baughman, president of Doier Join-; School distr'Ct, appeared on behalf of Moul, \ eteran of 18 at the one-room school. Information was signed b Daniel w KendiR. Dover R. l, m behalf of his 12-year-old son. Wiliiara, charging the school teacher with having struck the \outh twice en the mouth \\ith a ruler on 23 Following tesumonv by three scrool children, sustaining the charges, defense arorney Xe\ai Stetler called four other pupils ·a ho denied the allegations ana numerous Harmony Grove residents who cited Mcul's reputat'on as a fine school teacher and reighboi Several w.tnesses for Moul, including including Baughman, did, ho\\e\er. say that sex era! other complaints against Moul had been lodged the school board. Alderman Bamhart, in disni-sssne the charges, said he belie-, ed maj ha\e inflicted the punishment, but that the teacher didn't violate am of the Coounonivealui s la\vs which permit te?chers to use corporal p-ii^isim'ent if recessarj --3 maintain discipline An appeal is be.ng made b% torne; Svciier on a s'milai charge, of which Moul was comicted February 27 1r3 at'oine:' questions the con- s:'tutiO"a\e\ of a 1939 acr of tnc General AssembK, wnicn cro\ides for summer'. con\icr.ons rather th±n trial cv juiy in cases of r. to minors

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  2. 16 Mar 1951, Fri,
  3. Page 5

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