Back when he was fighting alongside NOM to pass a constitutional amendment in North Carolina, pastor Mark Harris admitted that he didn't want gay people to be seen as "fine and dandy." Here's that: SOURCE: Marriage Sunday–4/29/12 [FBC Charlotte] Now...
Pisgah High School in Waynesville, North Carolina may face a legal challenge from First Amendment groups for violating the students' rights. The post North Carolina School Allegedly Forbids Club For Secular Students Because It Would Not ‘Fit In’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A North Carolina father is being hailed as a hero after he acted to save his daughter from a man determined to ram his way into his vehicle. Christopher Jost was driving with his daughter when Remy Blaisdell Gagon allegedly began pursuing them and followed them into a Whole Foods parking lot. Show More Summary
Summary: Within the Union, if any state has been suffering public relations issues, look no farther than our own North Carolina. The state's constitutional amendment against gays, laws against women's right to choose, a failure to pay...Show More Summary
A recent ruling against the ultrasound provision of North Carolina's Woman's Right to Know Law turns the First Amendment on its head, according to North Carolina Christian Action League Executive Director Dr. Mark Creech, who is urging the state to appeal the case.
Abortion doctors in North Carolina will no longer be forced to display and describe ultrasound images to their patients. The post Judge Strikes Down North Carolina’s Forced Ultrasound Law For Violating The First Amendment appeared first on ThinkProgress.
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