Jeffrey Leardini en Charlotte Observer: CMS settles Leardini case for $680,000 <p>Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has agreed to pay former teacher Jeffrey Leardini $680,000 to settle a lawsuit that brought him a jury award of $1.1 million. Leardini, a former sixth-grade teacher at Community House Middle School, contended he was improperly forced to resign in 2006, after five students accused him of improperly touching them. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 20:24:55 +0000 Ann Doss Helms/The Charlotte Observer 13389 at