A judge has granted a new trial for a former Connecticut substitute teacher convicted of allowing students to view pornography on a classroom computer.

Prosecutors did not oppose the defense motion for a new trial for Julie Amero, 40, who had faced up to 40 years in prison after her January conviction.

The school computer in question was sent to a state laboratory after the trial, and the judge said in his June 6 decision that those findings might contradict evidence presented by the state computer expert.

"The jury may have

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