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Lesbian Gets $35,000 Settlement Over Canceled Prom
Posted on 20 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

JACKSON, Miss. - (AP) A rural school district that canceled its prom rather than allow a lesbian student to attend with her girlfriend has agreed to pay $35,000 to settle a discrimination lawsuit the ACLU filed on her behalf. The district also agreed... Read More

Judge Hears *** Teen’s Lawsuit To Force Prom
Posted on 23 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ABERDEEN, Miss. – (AP) Mississippi officials who canceled a prom after a *** student asked to bring her girlfriend told a federal judge Monday that there were issues with the event even before that. The American Civil Liberties Union is suing... Read More