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Plea deal in shocking teacher scandal

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A test taker in a scandal involving cheating teachers has struck a plea deal with prosecutors. John Bowen says he took two tests on the same day at the same location using different names.

He admitted to doing it three or four times a year.

The US Attorney's Office says Bowen was working for Clarence Mumford Senior.


Mumford organized a teacher certification test cheating ring.

Teachers who couldn't past the tests, would pay him to have somebody else take it for them.

Mumford was an Assistant Principal at a Memphis City School

Prosecutors alledge he was doing in this across the Mid-South.

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