Rugby-RA accepts Folau meant no harm to rugby with anti-gay remark
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
SYDNEY, April 17 (Reuters) - Rugby Australia (RA) said on Tuesday they had accepted Israel Folou's position that he did not mean to harm the game with his anti-gay remarks posted on social media earlier this month and confirmed that he would face no sanction.
Folau, who is an Evangelical Christian, created a firestorm of controversy in Australia, and in rugby circles, after he wrote on his Instagram page that gays would be condemned to "hell" if they failed to "repent".
His comments were descri ...