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Ashland Teacher on Paid Leave After Remarks About Jason Pero Case

Superintendent Said Her Comments Were "Inflammatory"

ASHLAND, Wis.-An Ashland elementary school teacher has been suspended because of a social media post about the fatal shooting of a Native American student by a sheriff’s deputy. Ashland Superintendent Keith Hilts says the posts by Ojibwe language instructor Sandra Gokee were defamatory and inflammatory. The superintendent says Gokee’s messages have created tension with law enforcement and racial friction in…