Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Mississippi school pays damages to lesbian teen over prom dispute

Mississippi school pays damages to lesbian teen over prom dispute
By the CNN Wire Staff
July 20, 2010 1:14 p.m. EDT

(CNN) -- "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, according to a statement released Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union."

Wouldn't it be nice if this were the last time we had to deal with the idiocy of segregated proms? Kids have more than enough to deal with at that age. They don't need external bulls**t making things more stressful.
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