Lawyers for state GOP leaders filed a legal brief urging a federal judge to allow them to intervene in cases seeking to overturn the state’s gay marriage ban.
A three-judge panel struck down Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage Monday, a ruling that has implications for NC.
Soon after the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday afternoon that Virginia’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper called a press conference to announce that his office will no longer defend his state’s Amendment One against lawsuits.
CHAPEL HILL — It’s been one year since North Carolina approved Amendment 1—the law that defined...