What seems to be a disturbing trend, another Orange County teacher is being accused by the OC District Attorneys Office of sexual misconduct with teenage students. Marc Silberman, 27 of Anaheim is being accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student after requesting she stay after class and grabbing another student after sending her sexual notes during class. Silberman is charged with 1 felony count of sexual penetration by foreign object and 1 misdemeanor count of annoying a child. If convicted, SIlberman faces 3 years in state prison and registration as a sex offender pursuant to Penal Code Section 290.
Silberman was substitute teaching at Savanna High School in the city of Anaheim when the alleged sexual assaults took place. In the first instance, Silberman is accused of engaging Jane Doe #1 in inappropriate sexual conversation during class and asking her to remain after class had ended. When the last student left the class, Silberman is accused of digitally penetrating her.
In the second instance, Silberman is again accused of engaging Jane Doe #2 in sexual conversation via notes he was passing her during his lecture and grabbing her by the waist.
Silberman posted bail of $100,000 and is currently out of custody. His arraignment was continued and his next court date is November 12, 2009 in North Justice Center in the city of Fullerton.