The Transylvania Times -

By Jeremiah Reed
Staff Writer 

Same-Sex Marriage Decision Reaction – Brevard NC


For gay rights advocates, action – or in this case inaction – spoke louder than words on Monday as the U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to hear appeals cases from five states regarding bans on gay marriage could signal another victory in the battle for marriage equality.

The Supreme Court’s decision immediately impacts five states – Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin – but has a wider ripple effect that could open up the door for legalized same-sex marriages in six additional states, including North and South Carolina.

The impact on North Carolina stems from a rulin...

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