If the one judge has potential conflicts because of contacts in the community,
doesn't that mean that the new judge potentially has similar conflicts and
this case should be sent to any of the other areas where the crimes happened? A
change of venue would be appropriate as others apparently were inflicted with
this man's influence and power.
Mr. Weber was my high school vice principal and I worked very closely with him
in student government. As a naive teenager, I just thought he was a touchy,
feely kind of guy. Looking back now I have been flooded with so many memories
that were red flag incidences. After I graduated, this vulture tried to get to
my brother who considered him a close confidant and mentor when our family had
experienced a tragedy and that's when Mr. Weber decided to manipulate his
vulnerabilities. Although, my brother had the sense that the mind games and
influence Mr. Weber was exerting on him were wrong and he didn't actually
do anything to him, the mind games were still so violating! Letters were written
and my parents went directly to the district with their concerns over this
man's actions. All they were told by the highest officials at the district
was that "this man will never be a high school principal." So what did
the district do...he was an elementary principal at more than one school in the
district and has since moved around only to continue abusing children young and
What this man did is horrible.But polygraphs?oldschool
seems to be striving for a Brave New World in Farmington!
He will rot in jail. There is no way he will ever experience freedom again. My
wife taught for him in the early 90's at an elementary school in Midvale.
I hope the media will list his other places of employment so people can realize
who he is and where he has been. This will open the floodgates for Utah's
version of Sandusky.
I wonder if some people go into education because they have sexual fantasies
involving students and hope the job gives them a chance to fill their fantasies.
Our school districts need to do a better job of weeding out these people. How
about requiring them to pass polygraphs that delve into their proclivities to