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Career Of Beloved Teacher Ended Over Marijuana That Was Not Marijuana

NYC Teacher Fired For Mistaken Marijuana

In 2011, Alberto Willmore was a teacher at the Ella Baker public school in New York City. Alberto was admired by his students and colleagues alike. While smoking a cigarette off of school property, Alberto - who is African-American - was approached by a NYPD officer and accused of smoking marijuana.