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Brice Hansen, a former UMD graduate student, is on trial for an alleged sexual assault of a Harbor City International School student during a research trip to California.

Chaperone accused of assault on Duluth school field trip

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A former University of Minnesota Duluth graduate student is standing trial in California on charges that he sexually assaulted a Harbor City International School student during a field trip to Death Valley in January.


Brice Robert Hansen, 30, was a student teacher for Harbor City and acting as a chaperone for the school during the field trip, according to Brian Dressler, the chief investigator for the Inyo County district attorney's office.

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