Hudson teacher accused of hitting student found not guilty - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Hudson teacher accused of hitting student found not guilty

A judge has found a Hudson teacher not guilty of misdemeanor assault. (Source: WOIO) A judge has found a Hudson teacher not guilty of misdemeanor assault. (Source: WOIO)
STOW, OH (WOIO) -

A judge has found a Hudson teacher not guilty of misdemeanor assault.

Heidi Gauntner was accused of hitting a student after he said he couldn't afford to go on a trip to Iceland.

The chemistry teacher was on trial in Stow Municipal court. Testimony began Wednesday.

The 18-year-old student also filed a civil suit against Gauntner asking for unspecified monetary compensation for physical, mental, emotional and social damages and for the cost of the lawsuit.

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