Gay Marriage Ban
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Two mommies, one family
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 9:42pm.

videoHistory was made tonight when a federal judge struck down the state's gay marriage ban. Cape Fear Equality board members and supporters didn't waste any time to celebrate and start planning.

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Judge in NC strikes down gay marriage ban
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:03pm.

video A federal judge in North Carolina has struck down the state's gay marriage ban, opening the way for the first same-sex weddings in the state to begin immediately.

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Republican leaders try to stop NC gay weddings
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:18pm.

Lawyers for North Carolina Republican leaders have filed a legal brief urging a federal judge to allow them to intervene in a pair of cases seeking to overturn the state's gay marriage ban.

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McCrory speaks at Wilmington energy summit, discusses latest gay marriage fight
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 7:54pm.

videoGov. Pat McCrory came to Wilmington Thursday to speak at the Coastal Energy Summit at the Wilmington Convention Center, but the governor was also asked about the latest developments in the fight for and against gay marriage in North Carolina.

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GOP leaders signal move to block gay marriages
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:58pm.

As same-sex couples in North Carolina await federal court rulings they hope will allow them to get married, Republican legislative leaders are making a last-minute move to block or delay the nuptials.

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Judge lifts stays in NC gay marriage cases
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/08/2014 - 4:07pm.

videoA federal judge in North Carolina has lifted stays in two cases challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriages, a possible sign he's preparing to strike down the prohibition as unconstitutional.

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NC gay marriage proponents to move to overturn ban
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 10:17am.

videoSame-sex marriage advocates in North Carolina say they will ask a federal judge to quickly strike down the state's ban following the US Supreme Court's refusal to hear appeals of the issue.

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Together 48 years, couple fights NC marriage ban
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 7:28am.

Same-sex marriage is one step closer to being legal in North Carolina. And for one elderly couple, time is of the essence.

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Gay marriage supporters push for quick NC ruling
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:45pm.

Lawyers challenging North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban say they will press for quick legal action after a federal appeals court found a similar law in Virginia is unconstitutional.

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NC gay marriage ban faces uncertain future
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:39pm.

videoNNorth Carolina's attorney general has decided to stop fighting for the state's gay marriage ban. This comes after a federal appeals court ruled that Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional.

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