Carla Hale Fired Teacher And Diocese Reach Settlement By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Aug 16, 2013 A lesbian teacher challenging her firing by a Bishop Watterson High School will not get her job back as part of a settlement reached with the Columbus Catholic Diocese. Fired Teacher's Supporters Seek Meeting With Bishop By Jim Letizia • Jun 13, 2013 Supporters of a teacher fired from Bishop Watterson High School because she is gay are asking for a meeting with the Columbus Catholic Diocese. Diocese Won't Reinstate Gay Bishop Watterson Teacher By Associated Press • Jun 11, 2013 The superintendent for a Roman Catholic Diocese has declined to reinstate a gay teacher who is challenging her firing by a Catholic school. Teachers Union Declines To Support Gay Instructor By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 14, 2013 A gay Columbus teacher challenging her firing by Bishop Watterson High School says the local union for Catholic educators has decided not to support her complaint. Fired Bishop Watterson Teacher Will Continue To fight For Job By Alison Holm • Apr 24, 2013 A Bishop Watterson teacher fired over her sexual orientation says she will continue to pursue the grievance process in a fight to regain her job. Former phys-ed teacher Carla Hale met with Watterson principal Marian Hutson Tuesday.