Beth Walton, Judge resigns so he won't have to marry gay couples, USA Today

"We were directed we had to perform the marriages, and that was just something I couldn't do because of my religious beliefs."

Lynn Bonner, Berger to file bill to protect NC officials who refuse to conduct same-sex marriages,

“The court’s expansion of the freedoms of some should not violate the well-recognized constitutional rights of others,” Berger said in a statement.