Fired gay day school principal in Australia settles with school out of court

Jewish Telegraphic Agency
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February 21, 2013

The fired principal of a major Jewish school in Melbourne reached an out-of-court settlement on the eve of his unfair dismissal case in the Federal Court.

Joseph Gerassi, who is gay, sued Bialik College for millions of dollars in damages to his reputation and for lost income after he was abruptly dumped by the board in 2011. The two parties settled for an undisclosed sum, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.