The Columbus Catholic Diocese and fired Watterson High School physical education teacher Carla Hale today settled their employment dispute.
City officials say the Columbus Diocese could have violated a Columbus ordinance that protects employees from discrimination when it fired a gay teacher for her sexuality. WOSU reports city law does not exempt religious employers from discriminatory practices.
Earlier this week, we told you about how Ohioâ€™s largest gay rights group was hesitant about supporting a proposed ballot issue legalizing same-sex marriage … an issue that backers are trying to get onto the November 2013 ballot.
The Obama administration plans to promote gay rights as part of American foreign policy. Should US foreign policy include promotion of gay rights?