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Video: Former Teacher to Stand Trial on Sex Charges

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Video: Former Teacher to Stand Trial on Sex Charges

By FOX 47 News. CREATED Apr 30, 2012 - UPDATED: May 1, 2012

The former teacher charged with having sex with one of his students will face a jury.

Matthew Lusby waived his preliminary hearing Monday morning, sending his case to trial.

Lusby, a former teacher at daVinci Institute in Jackson County, is charged with two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct.

Prosecutors say the 28-year-old had sex with a 15-year-old female student on two different occasions.

He faces up to life in prison if convicted.