Holy Family Parish

Colin Collette was fired as music director at Holy Family Parish in Inverness after announcing plans to wed his male partner. He has filed a discrimination complaint. (Credit: CBS)

Music Director Fired Over Same-Sex Marriage Files Formal Complaint

CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley has more on a battle that pits civil rights against religious freedom.

12/04/2014

Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

Cardinal George Meets With Music Director Fired After Revealing Same-Sex Marriage Plans

Francis Cardinal George and a suburban music director met Tuesday and they talked about the director’s decision to marry another man.

09/09/2014

A cross is held aloft. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Parishioners Come Out In Support Of Fired Music Director

Church members, supporters, and critics gathered in the northwest suburbs Wednesday night to discuss the parish music director—fired over plans to marry his same sex partner.

08/13/2014

A cross is held aloft. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Music Director At Suburban Catholic Church Fired After Same-Sex Engagement

Some parishioners at a north suburban Roman Catholic church are upset with the archdiocese – for the firing of the parish music director after he got engaged to his male partner.

07/30/2014

Daniel McCormack

Lawsuit: Archdiocese Knew About Pedophile Priest As Far Back As 1992

A new lawsuit claims that the Chicago Archdiocese knew as long ago as 1992 that an incarcerated former priest was molesting young boys, bud swept it under the rug until his arrest in 2006.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011