Stupid jury finds against parochial school in teacher’s morals-clause lawsuit

Stupid jury finds against parochial school in teacher’s morals-clause lawsuit

We’ve noted for a while, under the rubric “you will be made to care,” the fact that people of faith no longer have the ability to ignore the culture and live their faith unmolested. …

Now from Indiana:

A federal grand jury decided the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend will have to pay out nearly $2 million to a teacher it fired for violating the morals clause of her contract, by using artificial means to get pregnant.

The jury found the diocese guilty of violating the Civil Rights Act as a result of its decision to uphold its Catholic identity by enforcing the morals clause, which applies to all teachers working in diocesan schools. …

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The case should have been clear cut. … The teacher in question knew her actions violated her contract and went through with it. She was not dismissed, she simply wasn’t rehired. And now she has hit the jackpot.

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