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  1. Police: Man charged with drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    A Charlotte man faces possession of a controlled substance and additional charges after being stopped in Shelby over the weekend, according to Shelby Police Department reports. Damiean Jermaine Atkins-Bostic, 25, of 6721 Alanbrook Road, faces charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of failure to appear in Gaston County court, according to reports.

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  2. S.C.'s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down by Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... flimsy procedural defenses, the court got to the meat: Citing to the great weight of judicial opinion -- as well as Bostic v. Schaefer , which South Carolina courts are bound by -- the court found the state's law unconstitutional. Baker v. Nelson ? ...

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  3. S.C.'s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down by Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... flimsy procedural defenses, the court got to the meat: Citing to the great weight of judicial opinion -- as well as Bostic v. Schaefer , which South Carolina courts are bound by -- the court found the state's law unconstitutional. Baker v. Nelson ? ...

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  4. Uncontested races offer no surprisesRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    ... for the District Attorney's Office in the 9th Judicial District. He beat then-assistant district attorney Cindy Bostic in the primary. After teaching middle school science for five years, he started law school at N.C. Central University. He is now a ...

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  5. After Norfolk couple's long court battle, life goes onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Tim Bostic and Tony London, the Norfolk couple who were plaintiffs in a case that overturned Virginia's gay marriage ban, reflect on their experience. Because of their successful lawsuit against Virginia's same-sex marriage ban, Norfolk couple Tony London, left, and Tim Bostic are planning a big church wedding in May 2015.

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  6. Bill Bostic has been active in Civil Air Patrol for 47 yearsRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Star Online

    Lt. Col. Bill Bostic has spent his share of cold nights in fields or woods searching for a downed airplane or a missing person.

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  7. Emergency room doctor writes fiction bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Star Online

    Dr. Jack Miller Freeman, an emergency medicine physician from Ellenboro, and Todd Lavender, a graphic designer from Bostic, have published a young adult thriller, Demon Clone.

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  8. Republicans challenge same-sex marriage, appeal Amendment One...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Chronicle

    ... that they will participate in lawsuits challenging the amendment's repeal. The ban on Amendment One stems from Bostic v. Schaefer, a court case in Virginia which challenged the state's refusal to sanction gay marriages. Virginia's ban on gay ...

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  9. South Carolina trips over its own feet trying to stave off marriage equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... by pleading, which says that you cannot take one position in one legal action and a conflicting one elsewhere. Bostic v. Schaefer Of course, the problem for South Carolina began when the Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal from the Fourth ...

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  10. Gospel music: Lattimore festival offer family funRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... 1062 Highway16 S., Lowesville. 704-618-9762. Royal Quartet , 6 p.m. Saturday, Carolina Clinchfield Annual Meeting, Bostic. Also, 6 p.m. Sunday, Bostic Missionary Methodist, Bostic. 828-245-8194. Ann and Eddie Allen , 7 p.m. Saturday, Way of the ...

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  11. Gospel music: Lattimore festival offer family funRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... 1062 Highway16 S., Lowesville. 704-618-9762. Royal Quartet , 6 p.m. Saturday, Carolina Clinchfield Annual Meeting, Bostic. Also, 6 p.m. Sunday, Bostic Missionary Methodist, Bostic. 828-245-8194. Ann and Eddie Allen , 7 p.m. Saturday, Way of the ...

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  12. Plenty of choice in non-partisan judicial racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    Mike Waters is running unopposed to be the District 9 district attorney after beating fellow Democrat assistant district attorney Cindy Bostic in the primary. Current DA Sam Currin had decided not to run for reelection, and Waters is expected to succeed him in the post.

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  13. Four seek seat in open school board raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    Of the five seats up for election this year on the Gaston County school board, only the at-large district does not feature a candidate running for re-election. Voters will choose between four candidates in the Nov. 4 election: Jerry Bostic, Dot Cherry, Nick Huffman and Rebecca Abernethy Schwindeman.

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  14. 2 More N.C. Federal Courts Find Gay Marriage Ban UnconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | FindLaw

    Within days of each other, two federal district courts in North Carolina have ruled on issues related to the state's ban on same-sex marriage. On October 10, Judge Max O. Cogburn Jr. said that, per the Fourth Circuit's opinion in Bostic v.

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  15. Federal Judge Declares North Carolina's Ban Invalid; Allows GOP To InterveneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | On Top Magazine

    ... but only for the purpose of lodging an objection and preserving that objection to this court's application of Bostic ," Osteen wrote. Bostic is the recent case from the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that struck down Virginia's ban. After the ...

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  16. Greensboro judge strikes down amendment, but allows GOP to intervene in marriage caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Q-Notes

    ... wrote. "First, it is important to note here that the North Carolina Attorney General's concession came only after Bostic became final. Prior to that time, the North Carolina Attorney General defended the relevant laws." Tillis and Berger will be ...

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  17. Posted On12 Oct 2014Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Wake Weekly Online Edition

    To the editor: I'm glad to see that the United States Supreme Court has allowed the 4th Circuit's decision in the Bostic case to stand.

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  18. Same-Sex Marriage Goes From 19 States To 29 States In One WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Outside the Beltway

    ... ban. Because North Carolina is one of the states covered by the 4th Circuit, the 4th Circuit's Virginia ruling - Bostic v. Schaefer - is controlling in North Carolina. In the ruling, U.S. District Court Judge Max O. Cogburn found that, under the ...

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  19. Court strikes down North Carolina ban on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Washington Blade

    ... The Supreme Court refused to grant certiorari in the case challenging Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage, McQuigg v. Bostic, making precedent in that case binding on the Fourth Circuit, which includes North Carolina. Republican leaders in the state ...

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  20. N.C. Lawmakers Seek Hearing On Same-Sex Lawsuit RequestRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... West Virginia and Maryland, ruled in July that Virginia's same-sex marriage ban was unconstitutional. That decision, Bostic v. Schaefer , was put on hold by an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. The lawmakers contend Bostic shouldn't be applied in ...

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