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Activist from North Carolina

Chris Sgro is the executive director of Equality NC.

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Fact-checking N.C. Lt. Gov. Dan Forest's pro-HB2 press conference in Texas

North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest spoke in Texas about North Carolina's experience with House Bill 2. Texas is considering a similar bill. Here are several quick fact-checks of claims Forest made.

Explaining the NCAA's logic in singling out North Carolina

The NCAA announced Monday night would pull its popular basketball tournament out of North Carolina in 2017, in addition to championship matches in 2016 and 2017 for soccer, golf, tennis, lacrosse and baseball.

The reason? North Carolina's controversial LGBT law, often called HB2 or the "bathroom bill."

Here's a closer look at the four factors the NCAA cited in its decision.

Roundup of HB2 fact checks: North Carolina's controversial new LGBT law

North Carolina passed a wide-ranging law dealing with bathroom access, municipal powers and gay rights on March 23. Since then, it has become international news.