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Comprehensive Sex Education in Utah? On Tuesday's Access Utah

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Rep. Brian King, D-Salt Lake City says that the state should allow comprehensive sex education in its schools. Rep. King, who is House Minority Leader, says his HB246 is needed because the rates of sexually transmitted diseases are rising quickly, and youth need more education to protect themselves. According to the Salt Lake Tribune, Gayle Ruzicka, President of the Utah Eagle Forum, says that "comprehensive sex education is all about teaching children that it's OK to have sex as long as they use a condom. It just doesn't work."

Today on Access Utah we’ll discuss this issue with Rep. King; Rep. Curt Webb R-North Logan; and Barbara Farris, a Cache Valley high school health teacher.