Gay students could be rejected by religious schools under new laws, report claims

You will just have to change it later – why give into bigots now?

Religious freedoms report, which is yet to be released, reportedly recommends allowing schools to discriminate against students and teachers

Gay students and teachers could be rejected by religious schools under changes to anti-discrimination laws being recommended by a federal review into religious freedom, according to a media report.

The former attorney general Philip Ruddock, who chaired the review, said the right of schools to turn away gay students and teachers should be enshrined in the Sex Discrimination Act.

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