Mississippi school pays damages to lesbian teen over prom dispute

Posted on July 28, 2010 by

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A school district in Mississippi has agreed to pay a recent high school graduate $35,000 in damages and adopt a policy prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation, after she was forbidden from attending her senior prom in a tux with another female as her date.

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http://www.cnn.com/2010/CRIME/07/20/mississippi.lesbian.settlement/index.html…

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