Council member Gordon Smith was hit in the head by Lael Gray's campaign manager, David Roat, at an election-night party, according to reports. Here, Smith describes the fracas. "I went to Lael's party, I was giving her a hug and I got hit in the back of the head," Smith says. "I went into a crouch, there were a few more blows, he was pulled off of me, and it was over." (Photo by Bill Rhodes.)
For two weeks in October, 20 same-sex couples applied for — and were refused — marriage licenses in Buncombe County. Their efforts culminated in a rally and an act of civil disobedience that led to an arrest. This WE DO campaign drew national attention and, in many ways, demonstrates a different approach to LGBT activism.
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