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.
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.
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.
Four same-sex couples are asking a federal judge for a preliminary injunction that would force Tennessee to recognize their marriages.
A group in South Carolina is teaming up with the American Civil Liberties Union to explore legal options for same-sex couples.
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.
A Marlboro County man has been accused of assaulting his wife the day after they married.
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.
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.
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.