Transgender teacher faces suspension

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By AndreaWhitney
The suspension of a Lumberton Independent School District Intermediate substitute teacher has thrown the district into a firestorm of controversy, and sparked an outcry fromboth parents and community members on the sensitive issue of gender identity. Laura Jane Klug, a 52-year old transgender Lumberton resident, and substitute teacher, was teaching a fifth grade class at the Lumberton Intermediate School when she was asked to report to the office for a meeting.
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