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Billings Teacher Set Free After Month-Long Prison Sentence

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A former Billings teacher, who raped a student, was released from prison Thursday morning, after a controversial sentence.

Activists are calling for Judge G. Todd Baugh to resign after sentencing Stacey Rambold to just 30 days in prison.

A leading scholar on judicial ethics says the judge's comments that the victim was "older than her chronological age" violated judicial conduct rules.

Monroe Freedman of Hofstra University says Baugh's remarks revealed his bias against the victim.

Prosecutors are appealing his sentence.

Montana National Organization for Women President Marian Bradley, says activists will file a formal complaint against Baugh on Tuesday with the state Judicial Standards Commission.

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