The Charlotte City Council considered expanding the city’s nondiscrimination ordinance in February 2015. The measure failed over disagreement about how to handle transgender rights. The measure is now before City Council again, with a vote expected Monday night.
March 2, 2015: Charlotte LGBT ordinance fails 6-5 in contentious meeting
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