Charges dismissed against teacher’s assistant accused of excessive discipline

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A Rome City Court judge has ordered charges dismissed against a teacher’s assistant accused of excessive discipline with several special needs students at the John E. Joy Elementary School.

47-year-old Maria Fountain pleaded not guilty to harassment and endangering the welfare of a child back in June.

A teacher involved in the case, 30-year-old Ashley Rasbach, is due back in court on October 2nd.

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