Brian Panetta was the band director at Sandusky St. Mary Central Catholic High School, Sandusky, Ohio. He was fired for gay wedding plans.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Denny Faber: I was fired


"Loyalty.  Denny Faber, Sandusky Central Catholic School's longtime athletic director, strove to embody the concept throughout his 31-year career .His cherished institution apparently didn't reciprocate."- Sandusky Register

This latest article is devastating at so many levels.  Unfortunately, many people did not care one way or the other about a gay band director getting fired over gay wedding plans.  But they do care about what was done to Denny Faber, the school's former athletic director: cruel, if you ask me; Shocks the conscience.  To read the complete SR article, click here.

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Sandusky St. Mary Sued For Age Discrimination


"The lawsuit notes the decision's timing made Frederick unable to secure employment with another district for the 2013-14 school year. She has allegedly suffered adverse health effects, humiliation, embarrassment, loss of reputation and loss of self-esteem as a result." - Sandusky Register
A former Sandusky Central Catholic School teacher has filed a lawsuit against the school's education foundation, alleging officials terminated her employment because of her age. To read the complete article by the Sandusky Register, click here. 

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Chaos reigns at Sandusky St. Mary

"After a heated discussion, one school official told distraught teachers to "open their own school" if they thought they could manage one better, according to the teachers who spoke with the Register." - Sandusky Register
The Sandusky Register reports that the school will slash salaries of the school's veterans employees up to 20%.   Teachers are  in open rebellion, angry and talking to the press.  To read the complete article, click here!

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Ousted gay band director continues fight

St. Mary Central Catholic High School's fired band director hopes to secure a conversation with the Supreme Pontiff of the Catholic Church.  To read the complete article by the Sandusky Register, click here.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Fired gay teachers seek audience with Pope

WASHINGTON — The Human Rights Campaign on Tuesday delivered a letter to the Vatican on behalf of nine teachers who have lost their jobs at Catholics schools for either being LGBT, or supporting an LGBT family member.   To read full story and read letter, click here.

Friday, May 23, 2014

Another Gay Band Director Fired

band director says he was fired for planning same-sex marriage
It happend at Mount de Sales Academy, a Catholic school in Macon, GA. To read the full report by the Macon Telegraph, click here.  To view 13WMAZ's  report, click here.  The students have started a Save Flint Dollar Facebook page.

Read more here: http://www.macon.com/2014/05/22/3110321/students-parents-protesting-firing.html#storylink=cpy

Monday, April 14, 2014

First-year president Melody Curtis leaving St. Mary


She was subjected national scrutiny, however, following the forced resignation of gay band director Brian Panetta from the school earlier this year.

To read the full Sandusky Register article, click here.