North Carolina bans gay marriage and civil unions…

North Carolina bans gay marriage and civil unions with constitutional amendment

Bill: SB106/SB514 (Same-sex Marriage Amendment 1)

A legislatively-referred ballot measure sponsored by Sens. Forrester, Tillman, Soucek, and Brunstetter; and passed into law in 2012 by 61 percent of voters; North Carolina’s Same-sex Marriage Amendment 1 states that “marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this State.”

Also: “North Carolina Same-Sex Marriage, Amendment 1 (May 2012)”

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