I was sexually abused by teacher at N.J. school in 1980s, man says in lawsuit

A New York man has filed a lawsuit against the Carlstadt School District and a former teacher, alleging the teacher groomed and sexually abused him several decades ago.

The victim, now 52, attended Lincoln Elementary School on Washington Street beginning in 1976 when he was 5 years old, according to the suit, filed Sept. 13 in Superior Court of Bergen County.