Amendment One
Sign at church used as polling place questioned
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/10/2012 - 10:11am.

A Democratic Party official will try to get a Wilmington polling place moved because the church used for this week's balloting had a sign relating to the constitutional amendment on gay marriage, the StarNews reports.

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As President voices his stance on gay marriage, both sides react to NC's Amendment One passing
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 05/09/2012 - 10:23pm.

video President Obama's stance on gay marriage comes at a controversial time in our country and our state. His announcement comes a day after North Carolina voters approved Amendment One. After months of debate and protests, reaction has been immediate. Tens of thousands have already signed a petition and one Wilmington church is standing its ground.

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NC approves amendment on gay marriage
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 8:14pm.

video North Carolina voters have approved a constitutional amendment defining marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman, making it the 30th state to adopt such a ban.

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VOTE 2012: Pro-amendment church signs raise questions at polling places
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 3:15pm.

The controversy over Amendment One continued all the way to some polling places. Some opponents to the amendment say pro-amendment signs at some churches used as polling places made them feel uncomfortable about voting at their designated precinct.

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VOTE 2012: Amendment vote drawing many to polls on Election Day
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 3:08pm.

The Constitutional amendment to define marriage in North Carolina has gotten a lot of attention, and today it brought a lot of people out to the polls. Whether for or against, voters have strong opinions about Amendment One and were vocal about their decision today.

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Youngest NC voters can't cast ballot on amendment
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 11:56am.

Some of North Carolina's youngest voters are getting a chance to pick candidates for November's general election, but they won't be able to vote on the constitutional amendment banning gay marriage.

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Lawyer: Amendment One not written well, expect legal challenges
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 4:52pm.

video A new poll says a Constitutional amendment blocking gay marriage in North Carolina could easily become law tomorrow. The amendment defines marriage as a union between a man and a woman, but some folks say there is more at stake than just who gets to wear a ring on their left hand.

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Campaigns work on last full day before NC primary
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 7:42am.

Candidates in hundreds of North Carolina primary elections have one more day to try to persuade voters they're the right choice.

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NC lawyers' group holds marriage question debate
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 05/03/2012 - 8:45pm.

Supporters and opponents of the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage in North Carolina have made some of the final closing arguments in a nine-month old debate that ends with next week's primary.

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Evangelist Billy Graham backs marriage amendment
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:22pm.

The Rev. Billy Graham is urging North Carolina voters to support a proposed amendment to the state constitution banning gay marriage.

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