16th June 2015
Teacher and vice principal quit over gay fairytale 12
4:14 PM — Teacher Omar Currie has resigned after he read a story called "King and King" to his class.
14th June 2015
North Carolina introduces bill to allow anti-gay discrimination 15
4:32 PM — The US state of North Carolina has introduced a bill which allows court officials to opt-out of performing same-sex marriages.
3rd June 2015
North Carolina Senate overrides Governor’s veto of law permitting discrimination 4
9:49 AM — The Senate of North Carolina has voted to override Governor Pat McCrory's veto of the state "religious freedom" bill.
2nd June 2015
Pastor tells students ‘homosexuals will go to hell’ at graduation event 29
11:58 AM — Parents are angry that a pastor was allowed to make anti-gay comments at a ceremony in a high school in North Carolina.
29th May 2015
Governor of North Carolina vetoes bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 2
11:34 AM — The Governor of North Carolina has said that he will veto a bill that permits religious discrimination against gay people.
22nd January 2015
North Carolina Democratic candidate calls trans opponent a ‘man’ 3
11:23 AM — A candidate to lead the North Carolina Democratic Party has apologised for calling her trans opponent a 'man'.
16th November 2014
US: Noth Carolina man dies after being set on fire by gay hook-up 7
1:27 PM — A man from North Carolina has passed away, after he was set on fire by a man he met in a gay club.
14th November 2014
US: North Carolina man ‘in critical condition’ after his gay hook-up set him on fire 11
5:35 PM — A man is in critical condition with severe burns in North Carolina - after he was set on fire by a man he met in a gay bar.
5th November 2014
US: American Idol star Clay Aiken loses bid for congress 3
1:27 PM — Gay singer-turned-politician Clay Aiken has lost out on his election bid in North Carolina.
1st November 2014
US: Six magistrates choose to quit their jobs, blame same-sex marriage 22
4:12 PM — A total of six magistrates in North Carolina have chosen to quit their jobs since same-sex marriage came into law.
17th October 2014
US: North Carolina magistrate resigns, blames same-sex marriage 52
7:34 PM — A magistrate in North Carolina has blamed same-sex marriage for his decision to resign.
11th October 2014
US: First same-sex couples marry in North Carolina after marriage ban struck down
12:53 PM — The first same-sex couples have married in North Carolina, after a judge struck down the state's same-sex marriage ban.
6th October 2014
US: North Carolina activists seek urgent repeal of marriage ban after Supreme Court decision
6:17 PM — Activists in North Carolina have urged a judge to quickly strike down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, after the Supreme Court opted not to rule on the issue.
19th September 2014
Clay Aiken: Your nude pics deserved to be leaked 25
10:41 PM — Openly-gay North Carolina Congressional hopeful Clay Aiken spoke out this week regarding celebrity nude picture leaks.
US: Transgender teens sweep homecoming court
9:48 PM — This week two transgender teenagers were voted by their peers as homecoming royalty.
15th September 2014
US: Increased support for marriage equality in North Carolina 4
8:14 PM — A recent poll conducted in North Carolina shows that support for marriage equality in North Carolina is on the rise.
2nd September 2014
US: Black LGBT activist arrested after distributing literature on voter’s rights 4
9:47 PM — A black LGBT rights activist and former state Senate candidate was arrested in North Carolina Monday for distributing literature on voting rights on parked cars.
14th August 2014
Gay marriage supporters urge quick ruling in North Carolina
6:10 PM — Lawyers in North Carolina are calling for a quick ruling to overturn the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
6th August 2014
US: Head of North Carolina campaign to ban same-sex marriage thinks gay people are ‘defying God’ 9
5:49 PM — The head of the group that masterminded North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban has said gay people are "defying" God.
31st July 2014
US: Couple marries in Washington D.C. after braving opposition in their home state 2
10:38 PM — A same-sex couple who braved an anti-LGBT rally to attempt to get a marriage license in North Carolina earlier this month legally wed in Washington D.C. this week.