Gay Activist Student Marc Hall Drops Court Case, Leaving Catholic School Board Without Chance For V by LifeSiteNews.com OSHAWA, ON, June 29, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In 2002 Marc Hall was, using the words of Durham school board chair Mary Ann Martin, “the centre of the gay universe”. The 17-year-old high school student burst onto the international scene when he demanded that his Catholic high school allow him to bring his 21-year-old boyfriend to the prom. When the school board refused to acquiesce, standing firmly behind the moral convictions of the Catholic faith to which the board adheres, he pursued legal […]
The NDP's House leader made an excellent speech on Thursday defending MP's rights to free expression. But it's amazing he pulled it off with a straight face given his own party's record on freedom of conscience, religion, and expression.