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Minnesota Teacher Fired for Marriage Equality Stance

Associated Press
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June 12, 2012

A Catholic school in Moorhead terminated a fifth grade teacher after she told administrators she disagreed with the church’s stance on marriage for same-sex couples.

Trish Cameron was notified June 1 that she wouldn’t be offered a new contract at St. Joseph’s Catholic School. The decision came after Cameron filled out a self-evaluation form in which she admitted to personally disagreeing with the church’s stance on some issues, but said she never brought those opinions into the classroom...