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Former Coach Sentenced for Having Sex with Minors

DATE:  November 21, 2017

CASE:  Michael Martis (Case #16FE011239)

PROSECUTOR:  Deputy District Attorney Maria Wilson, Adult Sexual Assault Prosecution Unit

The Honorable Michael Bowman sentenced Michael Martis to 4 years in county jail prison and ordered him to register as a sex offender.  On September 22, 2017, Martis pled guilty to unlawful sexual intercourse involving two minors.  

One of the minors, age 15, played on a softball team Martis coached between 2006 and 2007.  The other minor, age 16, was also a player on a separate team he coached in 2013. That relationship began with flirtatious text messages and developed into a sexual relationship. 


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