The next fight for gay marriage proponents: religious exemption


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Ryan Ebersole, of Mesa, Ariz., and Rev. Stephen Govett, of Glendale, Ariz., protest a proposed “religious freedom” bill that would have allowed discrimination against LGBT people. The measure, SB 1062, was eventually vetoed by Republican Gov. Jan Brewer.

Associated Press: Oct. 15, 2014 – Next fight for gay marriage advocates: religious exemptions – LGBTQ Nation.

Federal judge in North Carolina gay marriage challenge denies GOP motion for delay


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North Carolina Senate leader Phil Berger (left) and House Speaker Thom Tillis

Associated Press: Oct. 10, 2014 – Judge in North Carolina gay marriage case rejects GOP lawmakers’ delay – LGBTQ Nation.