N.C. approves changes to controversial 'bathroom bill'.

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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper (D) has signed what's being considered a compromise bill to roll back the anti-transgender HB2 "bathroom bill" that sparked controversy nationwide.

The new bill passed the state Senate 32-16 and the House 70-48, and was signed by Cooper on March 30. The compromise, which Cooper said was "the best deal that we could get," disappointed many pro-LGBTQ rights groups because it does not completely repeal HB2.

The compromise repeals a provision that requires people to use the bathroom that aligns with their birth gender, but a separate provision of the law that prohibits local communities from passing laws that protect the LGBTQ community...

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