Baltimore County native and former Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash has been cleared on 3 charges of child sex abuse. The story was first broke back in 2012 and Clash resigned from “Sesame Street” on November 20, 2012 after 28 years.
The accusers claimed Clash molested them when they were still minors. The U.S. Court of Appeals upheld the lower court’s; Manhattan Federal Court judge decision to dismiss the sexual abuse charges. The court ruled the cases was without merit and beyond the statue of limitations which is six years. Kevin Clash still faces a civil lawsuit from another accuser.