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After Sex Shop Field Trip, School Loses More Students

A Minneapolis private school is losing more students after reports of a field trip to a sex shop.

06/03/2015

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Private School Field Trip To Adult Toy Store Draws Parents’ Ire

A sex education teacher has drawn the ire of parents after taking students on a field trip to an adult novelty store in Minneapolis. Gaia Democratic School director Starri Hedges took about a dozen middle- and high-school-aged students to the Smitten Kitten last week.

06/02/2015

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Priest Accused of Molestation Suspended As Sex Ed Teacher

A former priest, accused of molesting two children decades ago, has been suspended from teaching sex education for Wright County. The county board recently canceled their contract with 79-year-old Harry Walsh. Walsh was one of five priests named in an internal archdiocese memo about parishes with “some connection to a history of clergy sexual abuse.”

12/25/2013

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Sex-Ed Amendment Struck From ND Abortion Bill

North Dakota lawmakers negotiating final details of an anti-abortion measure killed an amendment Tuesday that threatened a three-year, $1.2 million federal sex education grant for North Dakota State University.

04/02/2013

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Wis. Gov Signs Abstinence Bill

Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that requires schools that teach sex education to stress abstinence as the only reliable way to prevent pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.

04/06/2012

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Wis. Assembly To Take Up Abstinence Education Bill

Wisconsin lawmakers are taking on a bill that would make teaching about contraception optional in sex education curriculum around the state.

03/13/2012

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Wis. Senate Approves GOP-Backed Sex Ed Bill

The Wisconsin Senate approved a Republican-backed bill late Wednesday that would require sex education teachers to stress abstinence over contraception, despite complaints that the measure would leave children ill-informed and do little to curtail teen pregnancy and sexual diseases.

11/03/2011