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North Carolina voters go to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to add a measure banning gay marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships to the state's constitution, in addition to the state's statutory prohibition against recognition of same-sex marriage. The text of the amendment reads, "Marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this state."
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In the nearly four decades since the Supreme Court ruled that women have a fundamental right to decide to have an abortion, the opposition to legal abortion has increased dramatically.
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There are usually unintended consequences to activist campaigns like those pressed by the Humane Society of the United States. Here's one. Last weekend a series of devastating tornadoes tore through northern Indiana and Ohio, bringing 170-mph winds and leaving little in their wake but twisted barns, ripped-up roads, and uprooted trees.
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It’s been six years since the US Congress outlawed “illegal online gambling” without ever defining what the term meant. Congress did say what it wasn’t however: it is not illegal for a state to license online gambling provided that the games are conducted solely inside a state’s boundaries. There are as many as 20 states considering legalization of online gambling in some form, and there is at least some interest in legalizing some gambling at the federal level.