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Gay Teacher Fired After Posting Wedding Photos on Facebook

Gay Teacher Fired After Posting Wedding Photos on Facebook

In an Instagram post, Morffi said, "In their eyes I'm not the right kind of Catholic for my choice in partner".

About 20 parents gathered at the school to demand answers and protest Ms Morffi's sacking, on Friday morning.

A teacher at a Catholic school in Miami has been fired after marrying her female partner.

"We were extremely livid", Cintia Cini, a parent told the Herald.

A popular first-grade teacher in Miami has been fired for posting pictures on social media of her marriage to her life partner, who is another woman, parents of students in her class said.

The principal spoke to each of the parents individually but would not give them a reason for the firing, Cini said. Peter and Paul for nearly seven years. Agosta asserted that policy prohibits the discussion of personnel matters.

'One has to understand that in any corporation, institution or organization there are policies and procedures and teachings and traditions that are adhered to. "If something along the way does not continue to stay within that contract, then we have no other choice", Agosta said.

As church representatives, all employees are to abide by Catholic teachings, the memo explained. Any conduct "inconsistent" with that could result in their termination, the memo said. The Miami-Dade County antidiscrimination law, which covers anti-LGBT discrimination, has an exemption for religious institutions.

"I think it's shocking that in this day and age this continues to happen in South Florida". But it's even more important to pass comprehensive statewide protections'.

Jocelyn Morffi wedding Natasha Hass prior this month, and as per the Miami Herald, she came back to her activity last Wednesday.




Morffi is considering taking legal action.

A teacher at a Miami Catholic school was sacked days ater she married her girlfriend. "That contract was signed and broken by her". When Morffi refused to do the same, she was sacked. In her social media post, Morffi said the volunteer program would continue.

"Its the Catholic church and they dont allow lesbians nevermind gay marriage", one person said.

'You know, to be a Catholic, you're taught to be forgiving.

Meanwhile, parents at Sts.

"We were completely outraged, all of the parents", Samantha Mills, whose child is a former Morffi student, told the Herald.

A first-grade teacher was at a Catholic school in Florida days after tying the knot in a same-sex wedding ceremony. She never forces her own convictions on others.

But after she married the love of her life, her employment was abruptly terminated.

Mary Ross Agosta, a spokesperson for the Archdiocese of Miami said Morffi was sacked because 'she broke the contract she signed when she began teaching at a Catholic school'.

'This is really bad, ' said Simon. "It can't be that in 2018.they still do this type of thing".