Lawsuit: School district bans ‘Homosexuality is a sin’ shirt, but allows gay-pride symbols

(THE COLLEGE FIX) — A student who was allegedly sent home for wearing a shirt stating “homosexuality is a sin” is now suing her Tennessee school district for violating her First Amendment rights and freedom of religion under state law.

She’s challenging the constitutionality of the Overton County Board of Education’s dress-code policy, both as written and applied to her, and seeking an injunction against its continued enforcement.

The federal lawsuit claims the teacher who sent her to the principal’s office on Aug. 25 had a pro-homosexuality symbol in the classroom. The principal allegedly told her it violated the dress code because her shirt was “sexually connotative.”

READ MORE HERE: https://www.wnd.com/2020/10/lawsuit-school-district-bans-homosexuality-sin-shirt-allows-gay-pride-symbols/

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