Ruddock says religious freedoms report about narrowing, not expanding, discrimination laws

Forner attorney-general Philip Ruddock says his report into religious protections recommends narrowing the scope of existing sex discrimination laws which allow religious schools to refuse to teach gay pupils.

‘He has a blind spot’: Bitter MPs won’t stay silent for long on religious freedom split

The leaking of the Ruddock review, which recommends formalising religious schools' ability to turn away gay students, comes at a bad time for Scott Morrison, who is stuck between conservative MPs and the Wentworth by-election, writes Patricia Karvelas.