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BREAKING: North Carolina Votes to Ban Same Sex Marriage

Jay Wye Wrote: May 09, 2012 10:14 AM
Muslims are OK with it. After all,Mohammed married a nine year old,...a girl,naturally.

North Carolina voters, an important election 2012 swing state demographic, have approved a constitutional amendment that bans gay marriage and defines marriage as between one man and one woman. The amendment also bans civil unions. More from the National Journal:

The Associated Press declared Amendment 1 passed. With 39 percent of precincts reporting, the measure has 58 percent support.

The vote came as President Obama has been facing criticism from his base for not coming out in favor of gay marriage, even as several of his Cabinet officials have expressed support. The most recent...