A California elementary college principal who died by suicide forward of a court docket date to reply to youngster endangerment fees left a farewell word blaming his troubles on his widow and what he sees as a “deeply flawed” authorized system that’s supposedly biased towards males.
Chris Christensen posted his last message over the weekend earlier than leaping from a Disneyland Park construction, the Los Angeles Daily News reported.
In response to Christensen, he and his spouse of three and a half years had a heated argument in entrance of her ladies final week, prompting her to name the police.
“By no means on this trade did I hit, slap, or harm Marlena in any method,” he claimed. “Nor did I ever contact the women (I by no means have and by no means will). I like the women like my very own they usually know that, as does everybody else who actually is aware of me.”
Christiansen was reportedly due in court docket Monday to reply to misdemeanor fees of kid endangerment and battery. He’d pleaded not responsible.
He wrote on Fb that due to that incident, he was on the verge of dropping his new job at Newland Elementary College in Huntington Seashore, Calif. He’d reportedly spent practically 22 years between that campus and close by Courreges Elementary College in Fountain Valley, Calif.
He stated he suspected his spouse had regrets about making the decision that landed him in jail, claiming “the authorized system is extraordinarily flawed (particularly towards males/fathers) and it’s sickening how shortly and simply an harmless man could be thrown in jail based mostly on zero proof or proof!”
Theme Park Insider recognized the useless man because the son of longtime Disney theme parks music director Jim Christensen.
It’s not identified how Christensen’s telling of occasions would have performed out in court docket, although a Fb web page attributed to the Courreges Elementary College Mum or dad Instructor Affiliation remembered him fondly.
“Our hearts are so damaged,” that page reads. “We love you, Mr. C and we’ll miss you immensely.”