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Lawsuit: Teacher Canned for Administering Diabetes Shot During Class

Of all the reasons for booting a teacher -- porn past, sex with a student, general uselessness -- this is a new one on us: diabetes.

Until January 2013, Marc Schaeffer was a substitute teacher with the Broward School District. Now, in a federal lawsuit filed at the end of August, the former educator alleges he lost his job because school administrators don't appreciate the difference between taking an insulin shot before blacking out and mainlining drugs for jollies.

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Kyle Swenson
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