Teacher Sentenced 

Aformer Monmouth Academy teacher will spend the next nine months behind bars for having a sexual relationship with one of his students.Christopher Dumaine of Readfield pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of gross sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact. The 16-year old victim and her family sat in the back of the Kennebec County courtroom during the sentencing.

After his jail stay, Dumaine will be on three years probation. During that time he is barred from having any contact with girls younger than 18 years old unless they are his own children or his is supervised.