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The North Carolina State Legislature has passed Senate Bill 49, a law that could fundamentally change the way schools treat LGBTQ+ students through numerous new regulations on how issues relating to gender and sexuality are handled by teachers and administrators.

Should you be worried about SB49?

Grady Tarleton, Staff Writer October 27, 2023

The NC state legislature recently overrode Governor Roy Cooper’s veto on the “Parents Bill of Rights,” NC Senate Bill 49. This controversial bill severely restricts the rights of LGBTQ+ students,...

North Carolina Sen. Amy Galey sponsored  SB49, a new bill that prohibits discussions of gender and sexual identity in classrooms from kindergarten to fourth grade.

N.C. Senate passes ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill: What does this mean for students?

Conrad Boone, Staff Writer April 1, 2023

North Carolina’s Senate has added to the over 420 anti-LGBTQ bills introduced in state legislatures nationwide in 2023 with SB49, deemed a “Don’t Say Gay” bill by critics.  The so-called “Parents’...

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