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Ken Bencomo

Students, alumni rally around fired gay teacher at Catholic school


Gay and lesbian Catholic students in Pennsylvania are joining alumni and others in pushing a Catholic high school near Philadelphia to reinstate a teacher who was fired after he applied for a marriage license with his partner.

The effort is one of several in support of Michael Griffin, who was dismissed by Holy Ghost Preparatory School, and they include a petition at that had drawn more than 7,500 signatures as of Monday.

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October 9-22, 2015


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