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Teacher -- Hot for Hogan?

6/6/2008 6:13 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

The suspect in one of Florida's most notorious teacher sex cases has written a letter to Nick Hogan in jail.
Click to read the letter!
Cops say 29-year-old former teacher Stephanie Ragusa tried to pass the note to Nicky, but was intercepted before it reached him (a copy was eventually delivered).The letter was "not sexual in nature" (darn) -- it essentially encouraged him to keep his chin up. What, is she looking for a date?

Ragusa has pleaded not guilty to having sex with several teenagers while she was a teacher at a local Florida middle school. While she sits in jail awaiting trial, she's been barred from contacting any of her alleged victims.

She's apparently still able to reach out to other teenage boys.

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31.

Kelli    

Ok, she is a sicko...then again she is kinda like Linda going out with Nicks friend.

2267 days ago
32.

FRS    

It takes a special kind of sickf*ck that would bed underage kids like that. I am the same age as that teacher, 29, and a mother of two. I couldn't imagine seducing adolescents. Ugh. Never.

2267 days ago
33.

lil    

I've read that dotting the letter "i" with a little circle instead of a dot is a sign of mental disturbance. Just sayin..

2267 days ago
34.

LameMZ    

You think this is bad! Check this story out http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25011642 Now who is worse?

2267 days ago
35.

pop eye    

Stephanie Ragusa is one very sick chick. She is seriously mentally ill. She molested two of her students, was arrested for it, then while out on bail she slept with one of the victims again which landed her back in jail, without bond, awaiting trial. Then she passes a note to and underage boy while in prision? Does this chick even have two brain cells to rub together?

2267 days ago
36.

Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be slut-whores    

"38. Stephanie Ragusa is one very sick chick. She is seriously mentally ill. "

She is not mentally ill. She has a bad character. The two are not the same.

2267 days ago
37.

arukidnme    

hogan stands for
H-horrible in they way they have behaved
O-obnoxious for their self victimization
G-Greed breeds the worst kind of people
A-Absent of a decent conscious, or they would have behaved decently from the beginning
N-neanderthal, primitive, in their own little world stupid

2267 days ago
38.

pop eye    

She is not mentally ill. She has a bad character. The two are not the same.

Posted at 8:05PM on Jun 6th 2008 by Pass the barf bag

Oh, I think she is mentally ill. I don't know where you live, but here I saw several clips of footage of her leaving the jail, in jail waiting to be arrainged, etc. In all of them she is smirking and smiling like she thinks the whole thing is funny and doesn't have a care in the world. Just look at the smile and expression on her face in that mug shot. Even people with bad character are going to be down and upset when they get busted. But not Stephanie. She was all kinds of flippant and weirded out, and still is, obviously.

2267 days ago
39.

arukidnme    

Hogan supporters, are you a middle aged man in your thirties? do you live at home with your parents hiding your brooke poster behind your door so mom doesn't see it when she puts your clean underwear away? Do you try to relieve the glory days of hulkamania or whatever waste of money you continue to buy into with that crap family.I see a lot of these people posting here.Like terry bollea can do no wrong. Do us all a favor and go back to play with your hulk action figure and leave the real discussion to rational adults!

2267 days ago
40.

gazoo    

What the hell is going on down in Florida? An accused pedophile is able to write to a minor serving a jail sentence? I'm far from Nick's best fan, but I thought all that isolation and keeping him out of he general population was to shield him from perverts and goofballs who will do him harm.

Yes, her letter, today, is benign, but she's an experienced pedophile, and she's laying down her net to spring at any moment. It's very easy how her 'reaching out' to a vulnerable teen, in a scary situation, can lead down a path where she takes advantage of him.

Her boo-hooing about how unfair the public scrutiny is is laughable. It's not HER actions that are the problem, it's our REACTIONS that are the problem. If she had any education at all, she would be familiar with the many high profile cases that have reached the public in recent years where female teachers took advantage of their students, and realize that they never come out smelling like roses at that point.

This letter is the first step in her 'grooming' process. When Nick responds and says 'oh that's so great you understand me, blah blah blah', then she will have trapped another potential victim.

Lastly, I never heard of this person before today. Maybe in Florida it's all over the news, but across the nation it is not.

2267 days ago
41.

The Seer    

The Hulkster, super-stud, will be all over this. I can see him now ... tryin' on that new studly do-rag in front of his mirror, stytlin' and profilin'. Hulk will be this woman's next visitor, trust me on this. Talk about a "real-ality" show, this is it. Hulk is a genius, a master marketer as well as athlete, and I guarantee you he will not let this opportunity slip through his hands. In the end, I am confident that the entire family will come together for this great piece of modern Americana. But what should we call it? ... How about... Yes!.. Let's call it TRAILER TRASH WITH CASH .... Brilliant!

2267 days ago
42.

arukidnme    

I am so disgusted that it seems women seem to be defending Nick . Are you women all that stupid, its either the geeks or these chicks (an I mean no offense to poultry) are wanting to be in an episode of HOGAN KNOWS BEST. Idiots the whole lot of you for kissing their buts with ANY imean ANY support!!!

2267 days ago
43.

LameMZ    

The age of consent in Florida is 16/18, close in age exemptions exist. By law, the exception permits an adult under the age of 24 to engage in legal sexual activity with a minor no younger than the age of 16.

800.04 Lewd or lascivious offenses committed upon or in the presence of persons less than 16 years of age. (1) DEFINITIONS. As used in this section: (a) "Sexual activity" means the oral, anal, Florida code, Title XLVI, Chapter 794

Sorry to bust up your witch hunt here folks... It is funny how hypacritical you people are though.. you want to charge and punish him like an adult, but now he's just an innocent kid bieng stalked by a alleged offender...

2267 days ago
44.

s    

Anyone notice how she dots her "i"'s with circles and pretty much writes like a 13 year old?

2267 days ago
45.

Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be slut-whores    

"Oh, I think she is mentally ill. I don't know where you live, but here I saw several clips of footage of her leaving the jail, in jail waiting to be arrainged, etc. In all of them she is smirking and smiling like she thinks the whole thing is funny and doesn't have a care in the world. Just look at the smile and expression on her face in that mug shot. Even people with bad character are going to be down and upset when they get busted. But not Stephanie. She was all kinds of flippant and weirded out, and still is, obviously."

Shame on you. Your asinine assessment is an insult to people with genuine mental illnesses.

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