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Israel Folau requests Rugby Australia hearing over anti-gay message

BBC News Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Israel Folau requests Rugby Australia hearing over anti-gay messageIsrael Folau requests a code of conduct hearing after Rugby Australia ended his contract over a social media post in which he said "hell awaits" gay people.
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News video: Rugby's Israel Folau Refuses To Take Down Discriminatory Comments

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According to CNN, Australia's rugby union authorities have issued Israel Folau with a code of conduct breach notice over his controversial social media post which said "hell awaits" gay people. In a statement issued Monday, Rugby Australia said the player had "committed a high-level breach of the...

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