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Casey clerk says Beshear told him to issue same-sex marriage licenses or resign

GOVERNOR BESHEAR…. TO CALL A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE SESSION. BUT INSTEAD… CASEY COUNTY CLERK, CASEY DAVIS SAYS THE GOVERNOR GAVE HIM AN ULTIMATUM… ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES… OR RESIGN FROM OFFICE. DAVIS IS ONE OF THE COUNTY CLERKS AROUND KENTUCKY… WHO STOPPED ISSUING MARRIAGE LICENSES… AFTER THE U-S SUPREME COURT LEGALIZED SAME-SEX MARRIAGE. SAM SMITH HAS THE STORY. “I’m not going to...

Rowan County clerk’s office refuses to issue marriage license to gay couple, defying judge’s order

AND I’M BARBARA BAILEY. JUST A DAY AFTER A JUDGE ISSUED AN ORDER… FORCING THE ROWAN COUNTY CLERK TO ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES TO SAME-SEX COUPLES… THE CLERK’S OFFICE DEFIED THAT RULING AND TURNED A GAY COUPLE AWAY. CLERK KIM DAVIS IS NOT IN THE OFFICE TODAY… BUT A DEPUTY CLERK SAYS THE OFFICE WAS ADVISED BY DAVIS’ ATTORNEYS TO CONTINUE...

Rowan County clerk Davis again asks for delay in gay marriage case

TOMORROW MORNING… ROWAN COUNTY CLERK KIM DAVIS.. AND HER STAFF… ARE SUPPOSED TO APPEAR IN FEDERAL COURT… FOR A HEARING IN A COMTEMPT OF COURT MOTION FILED AGAINST THEM. LATE THIS AFTERNOON… HER ATTORNIES FILED A RESPONSE TO THAT MOTION… EXPLAINING WHY SHE SAYS HE CAN’T ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES. SHE STOPPED ISSUING THEM… AFTER THE SUPREME COURT LEGALIZED SAME-SEX MARRIAGE...