Chris Sgro, executive director of Equality North Carolina, speaks at the Charlotte Non-Discrimination Ordinance Coalition press conference at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Monday, March 02, 2015. The group is calling on Charlotte City Council to pass an ordinance banning discrimination of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender individuals.
Chris Sgro, executive director of Equality North Carolina, speaks at the Charlotte Non-Discrimination Ordinance Coalition press conference at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Monday, March 02, 2015. The group is calling on Charlotte City Council to pass an ordinance banning discrimination of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender individuals. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
Chris Sgro, executive director of Equality North Carolina, speaks at the Charlotte Non-Discrimination Ordinance Coalition press conference at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Monday, March 02, 2015. The group is calling on Charlotte City Council to pass an ordinance banning discrimination of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender individuals. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

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