The principal isn't the only one in hot water for questioning Kobe's past, CBS reporter Gayle King has also been called out for questioning Lisa Leslie about the late basketball star's 2003 sexual assault allegation that was later dismissed and settled out of court.
"On January 26 after news broke Kobe Bryant's death, I made a comment to my private social media which was a personal, visceral reaction", the Sejkora's email, obtained by CNN, read in part.
She also issued an apology to the school staff as well as students and parents.
"He had such an impact on me and he was such a person that I looked up to and tried to kind of have my mental approach like that", Thomas said of Bryant at the tournament. She subsequently reached a settlement with Bryant in a civil lawsuit. I want to apologize for suggesting that a person's death is deserved.
The school district said that Sejkora, who has led the high school since 2017, had been receiving threats over the post.
Following backlash and threats, the school district superintendant, in a statement on Tuesday, announced Sejkora has been placed on administrative leave while the district investigates her Facebook post, We Are Iowa reports. "Further, I apologize for the disruption it caused to our learning environment today". We have tremendous students, staff, and community. "Even if there's a few times that we've been at a club at the same time, Kobe's not the kind of guy, never been, like, 'Lis, go get that girl, or tell her, or send her this.' I have other National Basketball Association friends that are like that. We also teach our students that what we share online has permanency".
But Snell, the superintendent, told KATU-TV that he will continue supporting Sejkora as she rebuilds trust with her students, the community at large.
"It's just really insensitive", senior Adam Hoteit told the station. Especially when she's in such a place of power that she is right now. "I don't think it's something that we should keep hanging over his legacy".
Numerous students at Camas High School are also planning to stage a walkout in protest of Sejkora, which is scheduled to take place on Thursday afternoon.
"I have some personal experience that generated the visceral reaction", she said.
It didn't take long for Twitter users to come up with creative and humourous captions to commemorate the golden moment. Forbes reports the National Football League pays US$10 million to put on the extravagant show.
But other than that, we know that we did incredibly well", Klobuchar told a crowd of supporters who greeted her in Manchester. In a series of tweets, Warren reiterated her stance on immigration, asserting that it "does not make this country weaker".
A pedestrian walks past a sign for the Iowa Caucuses on a downtown skywalk, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa. In New Hampshire, Mr Sanders stepped up his campaign and a crowd of 300 turned up to hear him in the town of Derry.
It's why, in the senator's mind, there's no need for any kind of accountability, or even additional scrutiny. A protester holds a sign a NYC Remove Trump Mobilization in Times Square in NY , U.S., January 31, 2020.
A 1987 photo shows them and their then spouses but Mr Trump said it was a moment "standing with my coat on in a line". She claims he smeared her and hurt her career as a longtime Elle magazine advice columnist by calling her a liar.
His company remains in the spotlight over ongoing controversies like Facebook's refusal to fact-check political ads. Facebook is under fire again, accused of sharing private messages and other user information with other companies.
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He took Scout, who serves as his company's unofficial mascot, to the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine . While tuned into the Super Bowl this Sunday, you might see an ad for veterinary research featuring a very, very good boy.
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Facebook will block or restrict such content and related hashtags used to spread misinformation on Instagram as well. The alert would be the top result anyone sees, offering safety tips and the latest updates from the WHO.
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