A Delaware County Grand jury Thursday indicted 39 year old Matthew Rausenberg of Columbus on 32 counts alleging sex crimes against children in his classroom. First Assistant Prosecutor Kyle Rohrer outlined the charges saying Rausenberg faces life in prison, if convicted.
The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland has joined its counterpart in Cincinnati in requiring its elementary school teachers to sign contracts with expanded morality clauses. The changes come about a year after a Columbus Catholic high school teacher was fired after disclosing her same-sex relationship.
The Columbus Catholic Diocese and fired Watterson High School physical education teacher Carla Hale today settled their employment dispute.
Fired Bishop Watterson teacher supporters invited Columbus Bishop to discuss gay rights in the workplace.
Former Watterson P.E. teacher has two weeks to request arbitration now that the schools superintendent denied her reinstatement.
The attorney for fired Bishop Watterson High School teacher Carla Hale says heâ€™s encouraged by a verdict rendered by a Cincinnati jury on Monday.
The jury found the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cincinnati violated anti-discrimination law when it fired Christa Dias after she became pregnant via artificial insemination.
Moral and ethics clauses have gained a lot of attention, especially since a Columbus Catholic school teacher was fired. WOSU takes a look at the role of morality clauses in the workplace.
The Central Ohio Association of Catholic Educators declined to lend support to fired Bishop Watterson High School teacher Carla Hale in her bid to regain her physical education job.
The gay teacher fired last month from a Columbus Catholic high school appeared on All Sides with Ann Fisher Wednesday along with two lawyers to discuss her case.
As expected, the Watterson teacher who says she was fired for being gay filed her complaint with a city office today.