Judge denies state's motion to stop Fayetteville civil rights ordinance

Posted: September 21, 2017 at 4:54 p.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Participants hold signs and flags at College Avenue and Dickson Street on Feb. 24 during a rally in reaction to the state Supreme Court decision finding the city’s ordinance extending protections to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents violates state law.

FAYETTEVILLE -- A judge ruled Thursday the city's civil rights ordinance remains in effect.

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