Shooting your mouth off about the rights of gun owners is one thing. Shooting the actual gun is something else entirely. Police in Wilkesboro, N... Read more: GNC Store, 2nd Amendment, Dumb Crime, Weird North Carolina, Weird for Aol, Right to Bear Arms, Accidental Gun Discharge, Weird Photos & Videos, Man Fires Gun in GNC Store, Gun Accident, Weird News News
Today in patriot news: WILKESBORO, N.C., Nov. 14 (UPI) — Police in North Carolina said they are searching for a man whose gun accidentally fired during a conversation about the Second Amendment at a store. Wilkesboro police said theShow More Summary
A gun went off in a North Carolina store during a discussion on the Second Amendment. According to television station WXII, an employee at a Wilkesboro, N.C. store was talking about guns and the Second Amendment with a customer on Tuesday night. The customer pulled out his handgun, which “accidentally discharged and the shot went […]
Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Police in Wilkesboro are looking for the man who they say accidentally fired a gun in a [GNC] store during a discussion on the Second Amendment. [...] Police say the man pulled out his gun to show an employee...Show More Summary
Despite a 2012 amendment that prohibits marriage equality, the register of deeds in Buncombe County, North Carolina, accepted marriage applications from ten same-sex couples on Tuesday. read more
"In North Carolina, a lawsuit has been pending before the courts to strike down the state's Marriage Amendment — a law passed just last May and by 61% of the popular vote! But just this week North Carolina's Attorney General, taskedShow More Summary
Submitted by Charlton Stanley (aka Otteray Scribe), Guest Blogger Sixty-five year old North Carolina family therapist John Rosemond was having a day much like any other day last May, until he opened the certified letter from the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. In a Cease and Desist letter, the Kentucky Attorney General advised […]
Via the DOMA Project: Although North Carolina voters passed the infamous anti-gay state constitutional “Amendment 1? in May 2012 that bars The Tar Heel State from recognizing and performing marriages or civil unions of same-sex couples,...Show More Summary
Hey, there's been an amendment to North Carolina Senate Bill 353 on motorcycle safety. See if you can tell what's changed. Hint: the bill was originally entitled: AN ACT TO INCREASE PENALTIES FOR UNSAFE MOVEMENTS BY DRIVERS THAT THREATEN THE...
Following similar suits in North Carolina and Pennsylvania, the American Civil Liberties Union of Montana has filed an amended lawsuit against the state on behalf of seven gay couples in an attempt to win for them the same benefits that...
With remarkable speed this week, Republicans in the North Carolina state legislature amended a bill on motorcycle safety, included new restrictions on reproductive health, and got to work passing it. Would the state's freshman Republican governor, Pat McCrory, go along with this …
Yesterday, with no public notice, North Carolina state House members amended a bill on motorcycle safety to feature sweeping new restrictions on reproductive health. A grand total of one day later, it was passed.
On Thursday afternoon, the North Carolina House approved SB 535, a motorcycle safety bill that includes several unrelated amendments related to limiting abortion access. Just yesterday, House Republicans quietly attached the abortion restrictions to the legislation without any public notice. Show More Summary
Last week, North Carolina's House Republicans passed an anti-sharia bill onto which they tacked a bunch of anti-abortion amendments, with an eye toward shutting down most of the clinics in the state. Wednesday morning, experiencing a momentary bout of wisdom, Republican Gov. Show More Summary
Last week, while much of the country was focused on the July 4th holiday, Republicans in North Carolina's state Senate launched a legislative ambush -- they took a bill related to Sharia law, of all things, amended it to include sweeping new restrictions on reproductive rights, …
North Carolina lawmakers are currently fast-tracking an anti-Sharia bill after tacking on several abortion-related amendments to the legislation, hoping to push through stringent abortion restrictions before the current session ends. But the GOP-controlled legislature may end up butting heads with Gov. Pat McCrory (R), who is threatening to veto the measure if it makes it [...]
The ACLU is on a ROLL today! Today the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the ACLU of North Carolina Legal Foundation (ACLU-NCLF) announced plans to challenge North Carolina’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples by amending a...Show More Summary
The ACLU is taking on Amendment One - details here and in an ACLU fundraising email. "The ACLU is asking North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper to agree to allow an additional claim challenging the state’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples to be added to Fisher-Borne v. Show More Summary
Last night, Republicans in North Carolina's state Senate quickly moved to amend a Sharia law proposal with sweeping new limits on reproductive rights in the state, and this morning, they used their majority to pass the bill.
(CNN) – Joining other Republican-controlled states like Texas and Ohio in legislative efforts to restrict abortion, the North Carolina state Senate Tuesday amended a bill originally focused on preventing foreign laws from playing any role in state legal proceedings to include a number of restrictions on abortion. Amended and tentatively passed by the state Senate […]