Religious Liberty

Second N.C. Judge Overturns Marriage, But Grants Standing

A second federal judge has overturned North Carolina’s marriage laws, but in the process granted standing to state legislative leaders to intervene, possibly opening READ MORE

NC Family Voter Guides Now Available!

The North Carolina Family Policy Council is pleased to announce that our 2014 Voter Guide is now available online at! For the sixth READ MORE

Judge Allows Same-Sex Marriage in North Carolina

At 5:32 p.m. this afternoon, U.S. District Court Judge for the Western District of North Carolina, Max O. Cogburn, Jr. (pictured), issued a ruling READ MORE

North Carolina Marriage Update

This morning, October 10, attorneys for North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis and North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger filed a 14-page READ MORE

Legislative Leaders Pledge to Intervene in N.C. Marriage Cases

The pleas of pro-family citizens in North Carolina have been heard, as the leaders of the State House and State Senate announced plans today READ MORE

ALERT–Supreme Court Denies Review of Marriage Cases

This morning, the United States Supreme Court issued orders denying review of several marriage cases from across the country, including the Bostic case out READ MORE

Participate in Pro-Family Events in October!

October is a busy month for the pro-family movement, with a number of national and local events scheduled to help promote life, protect religious READ MORE

Students Prepping for Annual “See You at the Pole” Prayer Event

Students around the world are preparing for the 24th Annual “See You at the Pole” event to offer prayers for their own generation. This READ MORE

Take a Stand for Marriage Sept. 30 in Raleigh

The escalating threat to North Carolina’s marriage protection laws and the need for pro-family citizen action are the motivation for the “Take Your Stand READ MORE

ALERT: Winston-Salem Attempts to Redefine Marriage in N.C.

City officials in Winston-Salem, North Carolina have decided to defy the state’s marriage statutes and constitutional amendment by recognizing out-of-state same-sex “marriages” for the READ MORE

Federal Judge Upholds Louisiana Marriage

The tide shifted this week in the legal battle over marriage when a judge issued the first federal court ruling in over a year READ MORE

Federal Judge Upholds Louisiana Marriage Amendment

The tide shifted this week in the legal battle over marriage when a judge issued the first  federal court ruling in over a year READ MORE

Opportunity Scholarship Update

The North Carolina Supreme Court, on September 2, dismissed a request from legislative leaders and parents to temporarily reinstate North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship program READ MORE

Letter Highlights Religious Liberty in Public Schools

Despite the claims of a national atheist group, North Carolina’s public school teachers and staff do not lose their First Amendment right to private READ MORE

Governor McCrory Responds to Marriage Challenge

North Carolina Governor Pat A McCrory told reporters Wednesday that the state’s marriage laws should remain intact until the U.S. Supreme Court issues a READ MORE