Amendment One
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Protestors hit the streets of downtown Wilmington
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 07/29/2012 - 4:48pm.

videoMore than 50 people marched through downtown Wilmington today protesting what they call a blurring line between the separation of church and state.

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Group says NC violated separation of church, state
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 10:40am.

A humanist group is claiming that the state of North Carolina violated the first amendment by allowing voting in churches that advocated anti-gay political stances.

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NC amendment banning same-sex marriage in effect
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/23/2012 - 11:42am.

North Carolina's constitutional amendment slamming the door on same-sex marriages is now in effect. But the debates on its full meaning continue.

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Charlotte seeks AG ruling on amendment, benefits
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/17/2012 - 10:26am.

Charlotte city leaders are asking the state attorney general to decide whether it's OK to offer same-sex partner benefits in light of the constitutional amendment that defines marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman.

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NC city awaits court ruling on marriage amendment
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 7:25am.

Winston-Salem city officials say they'll wait for a court ruling on the state's new constitutional amendment defining marriage before giving any further consideration to offering domestic partner benefits.

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Gay marriage supporters to march in Raleigh
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/14/2012 - 6:31am.

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.

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Bloomberg: NC marriage vote sets back civil rights
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Sun, 05/13/2012 - 9:31pm.

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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Group protests Amendment One in Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 10:48pm.

video With the primary election on Tuesday, North Carolina Amendment One passed and passed by a large margin. One group here in Wilmington does not accept the amendment and Friday night held a rally to begin their fight against it.

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ONLY ON 3: Mississippi leaders, residents fire back after Perdue's insult
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 9:03pm.

Gov. Phil Bryant issued the following statement in response to the derogatory remarks about Mississippi made by North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue...

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Gov. Perdue: 'We look like Mississippi'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 10:52am.

North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue had strong words Friday when asked about Tuesday's vote on Amendment One. "We look like Mississippi," the governor told reporters in Greenville.

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