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Michael A. Tamayo, Teacher Acused of Child Sex Abuse.


Michael A. Tamayo, a social studies teacher from Mater Academy East Charter School in Miami, is facing criminal charges for sexual abuse of a student in 2017. The victim in the case was disclosed to her therapist, who then reported to authorities.

Charges are:

  • Two counts of sexual battery by a person in a position of custodial authority,
  • Lewd or lascivious molestation against a minor between the ages of 12 and 16 years old,
  • Attempted sexual battery by a person in custodial authority.

The detective in the case says that Tamayo was already accused of child sexual abuse before joining Mater Academy East Charter School.

Can a Civil Lawsuit Help Victims Seek Justice for the Trauma They May Have Experienced By Michael A. Tamayo?

By initiating legal action, survivors can hold institutions that may have enabled or failed to prevent the abuse accountable for their actions. Civil suits allow victims to seek compensation for the physical, emotional, and psychological harm they have endured.

Additionally, these lawsuits contribute to raising awareness about the prevalence of sexual abuse and fostering a culture that prioritizes the safety and well-being of individuals over organizational interests. As a result, survivors gain a platform to share their experiences.  Thereby challenging the culture of silence surrounding sexual abuse and empowering others to come forward.

Can I File A Lawsuit Against the School?

Yes.  If you were a Michael A. Tamayo victim, you might have rights.

Andreozzi + Foote is a leading sexual abuse law firm in the nation. Contact us today to discuss your possible legal rights.

We know it can be hard to talk about these experiences. Our compassionate school sexual abuse lawyers are here to listen and provide knowledgeable legal guidance. We offer free, confidential case evaluations. Contact us 24 Hours A Day, 7 Days a week.


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