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Former Emerson College professor pleads guilty to sexually abusing minors in Minnesota

Jefferson Fietek pleaded guilty to three felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual assault, according to a press release from the Anoka County Attorney’s office.


A former Emerson College professor will spend 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually abusing teenage boys in Minnesota, where he was a middle school theater teacher, authorities said.

Jefferson Fietek, 47, pleaded guilty Thursday in Anoka County District Court to three felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual assault, according to a press release from the Anoka County Attorney’s office.

“The charges stem from sex acts with three minors while Fietek was a teacher and acting in a position of authority,” the release said.

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