Portland Monthly: Oregon teacher connected to SCOTUS ruling

AM Extra

Brett Bingham fired after being Oregon teacher of the year

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — In 2014, Brett Bigham was named the Oregon Teacher of the Year. He was later fired by the Multnomah Education Service District because he was gay.

Earlier this week, the Supreme Court ruled that reasoning is illegal.

Portland Monthly news editor Julia Silverman joined AM Extra to talk about the landmark ruling and their story with the local connection.

A Portland teacher finds redemption

Follow KOIN 6 for the latest news and weather


Download our FREE news and weather apps for iPhone, iPad and Android. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and sign up for our email newsletters.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Twitter News Widget

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss