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NC Marriage Campaigns Likely Passionate, Pricey

Residents in North Carolina should prepare for passionate and pricey campaigns over the definition of marriage in the next eight…

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UNC Law School Hosts Gay Marriage Dialogue

Two lawmakers made their cases Wednesday for or against a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage in North Carolina, wrangling…

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Same-Sex Marriage Vote Key for NC Gay Pride Parade

North Carolina's gay and lesbian community is celebrating itself and mobilizing against an amendment to the state constitution that would…

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North Carolina Mayor Signs Gay Pride Resolution

The Asheville mayor who has opposed gay-rights initiatives in the past has signed a proclamation honoring the Blue Ridge Pride…

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NC Poll: Majority Opposes Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A majority of North Carolina residents say they oppose a state constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.

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NC Gov. to Vote Against Gay Marriage Ban

Gov. Beverly Perdue announced Friday she'll vote against a change to North Carolina's constitution next May that would prohibit gay…

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NC Gay Rights Group Names Next Executive Director

A Texas anti-poverty advocate is the next executive director of a North Carolina gay rights group that's just begun a…

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Couple Arrested Protesting NC Gay Marriage Ban

A two-week-long campaign to protest North Carolina's laws prohibiting gay marriage ended with two demonstrators being arrested Friday in Asheville…

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Poll: NC Opposing Constitutional Ban on Gay Unions

A statewide poll finds virtually no change in North Carolina residents' opinions seven months ahead of an election that would…

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Charlotte Elects First Gay City Council Member

For the first time in history, Charlotte voters have elected an openly gay person to a seat on the city…

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