Lesbian teens cry foul after yearbook photo is pulled

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A pair of lesbian teenagers in Texas have alleged their high school’s yearbook staff is discriminating against them because they are gay. Sixteen-year-old Felicia Rivera said yearbook staff at Brennan High School decided to take out a picture that would have showed Rivera cuddling with her girlfriend Lialani Hernandez, 17, when they realized both teens were girls, according to the San Antonio Express-News.

Meanwhile, Northside Independent School District spokesman Pascual Gonzalez denied Rivera’s sexual identity had anything to do with the decision, telling the Express-News that the snapshot violated school rules on public displays of affection.

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