marriage equality

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during the Human Rights Campaign's 15th Annual National Dinner at the Washington Convention Center. (credit: Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)

NC Vote Shows Gay Marriage Still Divisive

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama faced mounting pressure Wednesday to express support for same-sex marriage after a setback for gay-rights advocates in North Carolina.

CBS Charlotte–05/09/2012

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Big Business Silent On NC Gay Marriage Amendment

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — As a gay man who believes America’s strength comes from its diversity, Stephen Dull is opposed to North Carolina carving the existing ban on gay marriage into the state constitution.


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NC Sees Growing Mobilization On Marriage Amendment

In an election year that was supposed to be all about jobs and the economy, the issue that’s energized North Carolina’s sleepy May 8 primary has turned out to be a philosophical clash over what constitutes a marriage.


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NC Gov, Lt Gov Candidates Help Amendment Opponents

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Leading Democratic candidates for North Carolina governor and the party’s two hopefuls for lieutenant governor are speaking out against a proposed constitutional amendment limiting marriage.

CBS Charlotte–03/23/2012

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NC Gay Marriage Ban Opponents Stump At Colleges

A voter registration drive aimed at defeating the amendment when it comes up for a statewide vote in May kicks off on college campuses on Friday. Amendment opponents are in Cullowhee, home of Western Carolina University.


File photo of a man protesting in favor of marriage equality. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gay Couples Ask For Marriage License In Greenville, S.C.

Three couples who went to the Greenville County courthouse knowing they would not be able to get a marriage license have been rejected as expected.




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