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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting death of a male-to-transgender.

According to WSOC-TV, officers were called to the 1400 block of Rosetta Street, just north of uptown, after reports of gunshots fired around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

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HB2 Repeal

North Carolina’s controversial HB2 bill has been repealed in the House and the Senate. Now the HB2 repeal will land on the governor’s desk for his signature.

Even though the bill offers a compromise of sorts, the gays and transgenders are still outraged over what they call the #FakeHB2Repeal.

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Keith Lamont Scott

Keith Lamont Scott’s wife released cell phone video that shows the deadly encounter between her husband and Charlotte police on Tuesday.

Police shot and killed Scott, 43, after they repeatedly warned him to drop his gun.

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Charlotte schools

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is instructing staffers to call girls and boys “students” or “scholars” unless they are transgender.

The new policy instructs staff to stop calling students “boys” and “girls” — except transgender students who will be identified as their chosen gender.

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Shaun King

NY Daily News beat reporter Shaun King, pictured left, is outraged over North Carolina’s anti-gay bill that was signed into law on Wednesday.

King, who is a white man pretending to be biracial, took aim at North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (right) for rushing the bill through to avoid protests from major corporations.

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