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ERIC Number: EJ643773
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1253
Can We Legislate Beliefs?
Howard, J. Paul R.
Education Canada, v41 n3 p36-37 Fall 2001
Trinity Western University (TWU) (British Columbia) was denied accreditation as a teacher training institution because the accrediting college felt that TWU--a Christian institution excluding persons based on sexual orientation--would produce teachers that discriminated against homosexual students. In subsequent court litigation, the Supreme Court upheld religious freedoms, stating that religious beliefs would not necessarily lead to discriminatory conduct. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada