Attorney: Teacher's Sex Charges Stem From "Mental Illness" - NBC Southern California

    Attorney: Teacher's Sex Charges Stem From "Mental Illness"

    Malia Brooks pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges related to allegations she had a sexual relationship with a male student at the Simi Valley elementary school where she taught. Her attorney said she suffers from a "mental illness." Reggie Kumar reports from Ventura for the NBC4 News at Noon on June 12, 2013. (Published Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013) Malia Brooks pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges related to allegations she had a sexual relationship with a male student at the Simi Valley... See More