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Revelers march in the New York Gay Pride Parade on June 30, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Churches Changing Bylaws For Fear Of Being Sued By Gay Couples

Worried they could be sued by gay couples, some churches are changing their bylaws to reflect their view that the Bible allows only marriage between one man and one woman.


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Gay Couples Seek Marriage Licenses, Turned Away

Gay couples have applied for marriage licenses in a project coordinated by the Tennessee Equality Project.


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ACLU To Seek Challenge Of NC Gay Marriage Ban

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says it’s looking for ways to challenge North Carolina’s constitutional ban against same-sex marriages. The ACLU said Tuesday its first option is to try amending a […]

CBS Charlotte–07/09/2013

An advocate for same sex marriage rights runs from the Supreme Court waving an American flag following favorable rulings issued by the court June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The high court ruled to strike down DOMA and determined the California's proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage was not properly before them, declining to overturn the lower court's striking down of the law. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Decisions Won’t Affect N.C. Law Now

As opponents and advocates of gay marriage put their best spin on two U.S. Supreme Court decisions Wednesday, a woman married to a female soldier at Fort Bragg rejoiced in the knowledge that she would now be able to share her spouse’s benefits, such as federal health insurance.


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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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