Supporters and opponents of  the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance hold up signs inside the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center prior to the start of the Charlotte City Council on Monday.
Supporters and opponents of the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance hold up signs inside the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center prior to the start of the Charlotte City Council on Monday. PHOTOS BY DAVID T. FOSTER III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com
Supporters and opponents of the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance hold up signs inside the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center prior to the start of the Charlotte City Council on Monday. PHOTOS BY DAVID T. FOSTER III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com

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