Lesbian fired after accidental outing in obituary

Carla Hale

Former Bishop Watterson High School physical education teacher Carla Hale


Carla Hale will not be returning to Bishop Watterson High School after being fired when she was accidentally outed in her mother’s obituary.

Hale listed the name of her domestic partner in her mother’s obituary and was fired when it was released. According to the diocese, Hale was “fired because she publicly disclosed an extramarital relationship that violates the tenets of the Catholic Church and her employment,” according to The Columbus Dispatch.

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