St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar
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Associated Press
October 28, 2019 - 12:59 pm
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — Some St. Louis County leaders are calling for a police leadership shakeup after a jury found that a sergeant was discriminated against because he's gay and recommended that he be awarded nearly $20 million. Councilwoman Lisa Clancy says Police Chief Jon Belmar should resign...
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Keith Wildhaber
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Associated Press
October 23, 2019 - 1:38 pm
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis County police sergeant has testified that he was told to "tone down his gayness'' to secure a promotion to lieutenant. Keith Wildhaber testified at trial Tuesday that former St. Louis County Police Board of Commissioners member John Saracino issued the guidance in...
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Arthur characters come out as gay and get married
Eric Sykes
May 14, 2019 - 10:11 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - In the season 22 premiere of "Arthur," Mr. Ratuburn, the teacher of Arthur and his friends gets married to a man. In "Mr. Ratuburn and the Special Someone," Arthur's aardvark teacher marries a man, however, the episode omitted the words "lesbian" and "gay." Welcome out and...
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