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Lawsuit: Deputy fired for not training woman due to faith

Aug. 8, 2019 4:48 AM EDT

SANFORD, N.C. (AP) — A former sheriff's deputy in North Carolina is suing over his firing, saying he lost his job because his religious beliefs prevented him from training a woman. The Sanford Herald reports that Lee County Deputy Manuel Torres is claiming religious discrimination in the lawsuit he filed...