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Pretrial hearing held for former teacher, coach charged with rape, sodomy

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Casey Kays (Source: LMDC) Casey Kays (Source: LMDC)
Casey Kays during a pretrial hearing Thursday. Casey Kays during a pretrial hearing Thursday.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A former Jefferson County Public School teacher and coach appeared before a judge Thursday.

Casey Kays, 39, appeared in court for a pretrial hearing for charges of rape and sodomy involving a minor.

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According to court documents Kays was indicted for the charges on October 30, after a 15-year-old girl reported to police her and Kays had a sexual relationship.

During his hearing the judge granted the prosecutors request to access Kays cell phone history.

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Kays taught and coached volleyball at the Academy @ Shawnee before he resigned from his position in June 2013. He is scheduled to appear back on court on January 31, 2014.

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