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Teacher Sentenced to 30 Days in Jail 

Thirty-one-year-old Tina Mason of East Machias was sentenced Friday in Washington County Superior Court. She was also given two suspended sentences of 11 months in jail.

Prosecutors say Mason, her husband and their two children were friends with the victim’s family.

After the activity came to light, she resigned her teaching position at Lubec Consolidated School. The victim did not attend the school.

Besides going to jail, Mason has to give up her teaching certification and will register as a sex offender for 10 years.