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Amendment One Passes: Shocking Fact About North Carolina's Gay Marriage Ban

As the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community continues to digest the implications of North Carolina's Amendment One, one high-profile blogger is pointing out one mind-blowing fact about the state's stance on same-sex marriage.

The following image comes to HuffPost Gay Voices courtesy of our friends at Think Progress, who tweeted it earlier:

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Meanwhile, one North Carolina student has launched an online campaign in an effort to repeal the amendment, which not only defines marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman, but will also act in addition to the state's statutory prohibition against recognition of same-sex marriage. That petition has thus far drawn over 84,000 signatures.

Check out some celebrity reactions to Amendment One below:

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