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Tue Sep 29, 2015, 02:05 AM

Gay High School Student in Tennessee Suspended After Attempting to Bring Male Date to Homecoming

Lance Sanderson, the gay high school student from Christian Brothers High School in Memphis Tennessee, has been suspended for a week because he had attempted to bring a male date to his school’s homecoming.

As we reported last week, Sanderson’s school (which is Catholic) told him that he could not bring a same-sex date to the homecoming dance. Sanderson then launched an online petition to persuade the school to change their stance.

Sanderson was unable to change the school’s mind and, as a result, did not attend the homecoming dance.

When he arrived at school today he was sent home by the administration because they ‘could not deal with him.’ Sanderson sent the following letter to the school’s administration after being suspended:

Read moire: http://www.towleroad.com/2015/09/gay-high-school-student-in-tennessee-suspended-after-attempting-to-bring-male-date-to-homecoming/

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Sep 29, 2015, 10:21 AM

1. Poor kid, he deserves better than that stupid bigoted school. nt

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Tue Sep 29, 2015, 10:51 AM

2. So, let me see if I understand correctly...

they won't let him bring his date to the prom so he stays home and they suspend him anyway? Very Christian of them.

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