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Christian groups are holding rallies to support North Carolina's definition of marriage as only between a man and a woman. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Christian Group Fights To Keep North Carolina Gay Marriage Ban

Conservative Christian group Return America is demanding Attorney General Roy Cooper defend the constitutional amendment that defines marriage as between a man and a woman.

09/30/2014

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Gay Marriage Advocates Want Quicker Ruling

Gay marriage advocates want a federal judge to quickly overturn North Carolina’s ban on same-sex unions after an appeals court ruling to overturn a similar prohibition in Virginia.

08/14/2014

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Candidates For Governor Differ On Gay Marriage Ban

Gov. Nikki Haley’s Democratic challenger says South Carolina’s should ‘pause’ in defending a lawsuit trying to overturn the state’s gay marriage ban.

08/01/2014

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Couples In Gay Marriage Suit Seek Injunction

Four same-sex couples are asking a federal judge for a preliminary injunction that would force Tennessee to recognize their marriages.

11/20/2013

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SC Group Launching Same-Sex Marriage Effort

A group in South Carolina is teaming up with the American Civil Liberties Union to explore legal options for same-sex couples.

08/14/2013

NBA legend Michael Jordan hits a tee shot during the final round of ARIA Resort & Casino's Michael Jordan Celebrtiy Invitational golf tournament at Shadow Creek on April 7, 2013 in North Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational)

NBA Legend Michael Jordan Marries Former Model

Michael Jordan got married over the weekend, with Tiger Woods, Spike Lee and Patrick Ewing among those attending the NBA Hall of Famer’s wedding in Palm Beach, Fla.

04/29/2013

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Police: Man Attacks Wife Day After Getting Married

A Marlboro County man has been accused of assaulting his wife the day after they married.

11/28/2012

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Groups Will Push Marriage Equality During DNC

The constitutional ban on same-sex marriage in the host state of the Democratic National Convention has stirred anger and resentment among advocates for marriage equality, many of whom are converging on Charlotte this weekend for the city’s gay pride festival.

08/25/2012

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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.

05/09/2012

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Group Unveils Pair Of TV Ads At How Amendment One Hurts Children

Opponents of a proposed constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in North Carolina are unveiling a pair of television ads which they say describes how the measure would hurt children and victims of domestic violence.

04/23/2012

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