(Harlan) A pre-trial conference for a former Harlan teacher facing charges of Sexual Exploitation has been continued.
According to court records, 73-year-old Lee Gordon Nelson was to appear on Monday for his pre-trial conference, but he will now appear on January 21st. Nelson entered a plea of not guilty on July 26th.
On May 30th, 2013, a 17 year old female victim and her parents contacted police to report that since October, 2012, Nelson had been saying rude and inappropriate things to the victim, as well as touching her inappropriately. The incidents allegedly occurred at school, on band trips and at his residence.