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Qld private school rules reviewed after Citipointe scandal

An education expert will lead an independent review of the rules around accreditation of Queensland private schools in the wake of Citipointe Christian College’s sexuality and gender contracts scandal. The Brisbane faith school sparked national outrage last year when it handed families the new enrolment contract to sign. The Citipointe contract had new clauses demanding …

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Queer Citipointe Christian College students on ABC’s Australian Story

They lived a life in secret, full of shame. They were 12, 14, and 15 year-old queer students at the evangelical Citipointe Christian College in Brisbane, who had been repeatedly told that homosexuality was sinful and socially destructive. Felicity Myers (pictured above) graduated from the school two years ago. But on her first day as …

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Christian schools slammed for gender and sexuality contracts

A former Citipointe Christian College student has called out eleven other Christian schools in three states for asking families sign enrolment contracts denouncing homosexuality and gender diversity. Earlier this year, a similar enrolment contract at Brisbane’s Citipointe caused nationwide outrage. Now ABC News has reported that 11 schools in three states belonging to Christian Community …

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‘Never again’: Citipointe College parents lodge legal complaints

Parents from Citipointe Christian College, which received national backlash over its anti-LGBT enrolment contract, are lodging discrimination complaints with the Queensland Human Rights Commission. In February, the Carindale school in Brisbane’s east caused outrage after demanding families sign the enrolment contract. The revised document required families denounce homosexuality and bisexuality as “sinful”, alongside bestiality, incest …

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Former student sues Citipointe Christian College

A bisexual former student of Citipointe Christian College is reportedly suing the Brisbane religious school for discrimination. In late January, the Carindale school in Brisbane’s east caused outrage after demanding families sign a revised enrolment contract. The document required families denounce homosexuality and bisexuality and students identify by their sex assigned at birth, or risk …

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Principal Brian Mulheran resigns from Citipointe Christian College

Citipointe Christian College this afternoon announced the resignation of Principal Brian Mulheran. Mulheran previously went on extended leave following controversy earlier this year. A Citipointe Christian College student contract required students and families to denounce homosexuality. The school also demanded that students identify by birth gender. News of the contract prompted widespread denunciation of the …

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Citipointe Christian College stopped very specific student support

The now infamous Citipointe Christian College stopped very specific student support during the controversy about its now-cancelled enrollment contracts. The latest controversy arises just a week after news of a more recent but still discriminatory contract. The Guardian reports on a letter sent to teachers by the college principal earlier this year. Brian Mulheran reportedly …

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Citipointe Christian College under fire again over another anti-gay contract

Embattled Brisbane school Citipointe Christian College has responded after it emerged the school asked teachers to sign employment contracts warning they’ll face the sack for expressing homosexuality. The religious primary and secondary school is at Carindale, east of Brisbane. The school faced intense backlash last month for its “discriminatory” anti-gay and anti-trans student enrolment contracts. …

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Citipointe church leader defends ‘biblical truth’ in enrolment contract

A leader of the church connected to Citipointe Christian College has defended the school’s contentious gender contract, as it’s revealed teachers at the school planned mass resignations if principal Brian Mulheran didn’t stand down. On Thursday, principal Brian Mulheran withdrew the enrolment contract that caused national outrage. The school was requiring all families to sign …

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Don’t ‘step away’, Brian Mulheran: climb down from your cross

Pastor Brian Mulheran of Brisbane’s Citipointe Christian College announced in an email to parents that he will take extended leave. On Thursday, the school principal backed down on a contract that attempted to compel heterosexuality. How does a man who thinks he can compel student sexuality by coercing their parents into signing a scrap of …

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