Israel Folau has settled out of court, after threatening to sue Rugby Australia for dismissing him for his religious beliefs. Photo: Reuters

Israel Folau, Rugby Australia reach settlement in anti-gay social media sacking row

  • The former rugby star has settled for an undisclosed amount over the termination of his contract following a social media post that said ‘hell awaits’ gay people
  • Folau says he did not mean to cause the sport any harm, and the governing body apologies to his family
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Israel Folau has settled out of court, after threatening to sue Rugby Australia for dismissing him for his religious beliefs. Photo: Reuters
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