Mary Kay Letourneau On Affair With 12-Year-Old: “I Didn’t Know It Was A Crime”

Notorious pedophile Mary Kay Letourneau told Australia’s Sunday Night, a news and current affairs show on the Seven Network, that she had no idea what she did was a crime.

The former American schoolteacher, who twice went to jail over her affair with a 12-year-old student she later married and had children with, plead guilty in 1996 to two counts of felony second-degree rape of a child. Letourneaou was 34, married, and had four children.

Letourneau’s saga was made into a USA Network movie in 2000, All-American Girl: The Mary Kay Letourneau Story. The story has also been chronicled on numerous news features, including Biography’s documentary, Mary Kay Letourneau: Autobiography,

She began a relationship with student Vili Fualaau during summer school. Now, she claims, she had no idea it was wrong.

“If someone had told me, if anyone had told me, there is a specific law that says this is a crime,

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