North Carolina attorney general says he will stop defending his state's same-sex marriage ban

  • by: MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 28, 2014 - 4:55 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina's attorney general says his office will no longer defend the state's voter-approved ban on same sex marriage in court after a federal appeals court ruled a similar prohibition in neighboring Virginia unconstitutional.

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