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Adrian Peterson Says He’s ‘Not With’ Gay Marriage

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) NFL MVP Adrian Peterson says he has family members who are gay whom he loves and respects. But on gay marriage, the Minnesota Vikings running back says “that’s not something I believe in.”

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/27/2013

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NC Rallies Put Local Face On Gay Marriage Push

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina advocates in favor of gay marriage are putting a local face on the issue as the U.S. Supreme Court decides the law of the land. The Campaign for Southern […]

CBS Charlotte–03/26/2013

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Church Won’t Do Weddings For Straight Couples Until Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal

A local church has elected to stop performing marriage ceremonies for straight couples until same-sex marriage is legalized.


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AP Source: Dems Move To Formally Back Gay Marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic Party is moving to include support for gay marriage in the official party platform for the first time, a Democratic official said Monday, marking a key milestone for advocates of same-sex unions.

CBS Charlotte–07/30/2012

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NC Amendment Banning Same-Sex Marriage In Effect

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s constitutional amendment slamming the door on same-sex marriages is now in effect.

CBS Charlotte–05/23/2012

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Gay Marriage Supporters To March In Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Occupy Raleigh is joining another citizen initiative to protest North Carolina’s constitutional amendment defining marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman.

CBS Charlotte–05/14/2012

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Bloomberg: North Carolina Gay Marriage Ban Sets Back Civil Rights

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has told University of North Carolina graduates that last week’s gay marriage vote shows there is still a lot of work to be done for civil rights in this country.


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Perdue: Gay Marriage Ban Makes North Carolina ‘Look Like Mississippi’

Passage of a constitutional amendment defining marriage as solely between a man and a woman makes North Carolina “look like Mississippi,” Gov. Beverly Perdue said Friday.


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Lesbian Seeking Marriage Documents Arrested In NC

A lesbian and her heterosexual ally are facing charges because they wouldn’t leave a North Carolina marriage license office after being rejected under a state law that bans gay marriage.


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NC Gay Rights Advocates Plan Sit-In, Arrests

A Southern gay rights group is planning events in Winston-Salem and Asheville later this week where 12 people plan to get arrested after same-sex couples are denied marriage licenses.