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Pastor tells high school graduates they’re going to Hell if they are gay

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
A North Carolina pastor told graduating seniors at Kings Mountain High School's annual baccalaureate service that they're going to Hell if they are gay. ...

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North Carolina House speaker says gay marriage override vote may wait

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Tim Moore
The final vote to determine whether a vetoed bill will become law allowing some North Carolina court officials to avoid officiating same-sex marriage proceedings may not happen quickly after all. ...

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N.C. Senate votes to override McCrory marriage veto; House to vote next

Monday, June 1, 2015
North Carolina state capitol in Raleigh.
The North Carolina state Senate voted Monday night to override Gov. Pat McCrory's veto of a bill that would allow some court officials to refuse to perform same-sex marriage activities because of religious objections. ...

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Governor vetoes North Carolina religious objection bill on same-sex marriage

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Gov. Pat McCrory (R-N.C.)
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said Thursday he'll veto a religious exemption bill that would allow some court officials to avoid same-sex marriage duties. ...

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North Carolina lawmakers OK bill allowing gov’t officials to refuse same-sex marriage duties

Thursday, May 28, 2015
North Carolina state capitol in Raleigh.
BREAKING UPDATE: North Carolina governor Pat McCrory says he'll veto the religious exemption bill on same-sex marriage duties. ...

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Anti-gay marriage religious objections bill clears North Carolina House panel

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A House judiciary panel scheduled debate Wednesday on legislation allowing some court officials to decline carrying out same-sex marriage duties. ...

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North Carolina House speaker: No action on ‘religious freedom’ bill this year

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Tim Moore
The leader of the North Carolina House says his chamber won't debate a "religious freedom" bill this year that supporters promoted as protecting religious liberties but others criticized as legalizing discrimination against LGBT individuals. ...

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IBM tells North Carolina governor it opposes ‘religious freedom’ bill

Saturday, April 18, 2015
IBM's top North Carolina executive has told state lawmakers and Gov. Pat McCrory that the corporation strongly opposes proposed legislation supporters say protects religious convictions and opponents worry allows discrimination against LGBT people. ...

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Suspect in North Carolina shooting says he’s a neo-Nazi who hates gays ‘with a passion’

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Kenneth Morgan Stancil III
The man charged with killing a print shop employee at a North Carolina community college says he's a neo-Nazi who hates gay people. ...

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Suspect with possible white supremacist ties arrested in shooting of gay man

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Stancil following his arrest in Florida.
Suspect Kenneth Morgan Stancil III shot his victim on the campus of Wayne Community College on Monday morning. The victim is a gay man and Stancil is suspected of having white supremacist leanings. ...

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