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Mary Kay LeTourneau Dead - Controversial Ex-Teacher & Convicted Sex Offender Dies at 58

Mary Kay LeTourneau has died.

The former Washington teacher, who married her student named Vili Fualaau after beginning an illegal sexual relationship with him when he was just 13, died at the age of 58 of Stage 4 cancer, People confirmed on Tuesday night (July 7).

The exact nature of her cancer was not disclosed, but she was battling the disease for “several months,” according to sources.

She was sentenced to more than seven years in prison for child rape in connection with their illegal relationship. She also became pregnant with his children before he was 15, despite court orders prohibiting their reunion.

By the time she was released, he petitioned the court to allow them to see each other. She remained a registered sex offender in Washington state. The couple married in 2005, but split in 2017 after he filed for legal separation.

They stayed living together, but their separation became official late in 2019 and they started living apart.

We have lost these stars in 2020…

Mary Kay Letourneau Splits With Former Student Turned Husband Vili Fualaau

The teacher who married her student following an illicit affair is getting separated.

Mary Kay Letourneau and her former student Vili Fualaau have filed for separation following 12 years of marriage, according to People.

The couple’s affair began 21 years ago when Mary Kay was a 34-year-old mother of four and Vili was 12-year-old in her sixth grade class.

Following the affair, Mary Kay served seven and a half years in prison.

The couple married in 2005 after Mary Kay was released from prison and share two children.

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