Catholic school may bar girl over Planned Parenthood sticker

Religion News Service | 2/9/2018 | The Associated Press
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GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A student at a Roman Catholic school in Connecticut was told to remove a Planned Parenthood sticker from her laptop or she wouldn’t be allowed to re-enroll, her parents said.

The “I stand with Planned Parenthood” sticker was one of several on Sacred Heart Greenwich sophomore Kate Murray’s laptop.

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Brian and Tracy Murray told the Greenwich Time on Thursday that their daughter removed the pro-abortion rights group’s sticker so she could attend class this week, but hasn’t decided if she’ll stay long term.

“It is a small sticker,” Tracy Murray said. “It is not incendiary. It is not vulgar. It is not hurtful.”

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Brian Murray said the sticker addresses a political issue about government funding and does not violate church doctrine.

The school’s head, Pamela Hayes, wouldn’t discuss the situation directly but wrote...
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