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Sexual Misconduct
Vaillancourt attacked unfairly [Letter]
Vaillancourt attacked unfairly [Letter]

I am troubled by admissions made by the Howard County Board of Education's chairwoman to this newspaper in a recent letter to the editor ("Howard board right to censure Vaillancourt over condom remark," Oct. 14). It disturbs me that, according to Chairwoman Ellen Flynn Giles, three adult female board members sat by silently while another adult board member allegedly sexually harassed a student board member. If this actually happened, then there are at least four adult school board members who ignored "the sacred trust and confidence reposed in them by the voters," and all four board members should be censured. Obviously, it is inconceivable that four adult board...