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Same-Sex Marriage Licenses STILL Denied By Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis

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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, in blue, talks with David Moore following her office's refusal to issue marriage licenses at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., on Tuesday MOREHEAD, Ky. — A raucous scene unfolded at the county courthouse here Tuesday as a clerk defied a judge’s order to start issuing marriage licenses, citing her religious objections to same-sex marriage. Kim Davis, the clerk of Rowan County, Ky., turned away David Ermold and David Moore, who were seeking a marriage license. Ms. Davis said she was acting “under God’s authority. MOREHEAD, Ky. — A county clerk in Kentucky who objects to same-sex marriage on religious grounds denied licenses to gay couples on Tuesday, saying she was acting “under God’s authority,” just hours after the Supreme Court refused to support her position. The ACLU of Kentucky filed a motion in federal court Tuesday asking a judge to hold county clerk Kim Davis in contempt of court for failing to comply with the Supreme Court and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis cites ‘God’s authority’ after turning away several couples seeking marriage licenses Tuesday morning Same-Sex Marriage Licenses STILL Denied By Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Kentucky Clerk Still Won’t Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Kentucky clerk ordered to court after refusing to issue gay-marriage licenses Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis tells a same-sex couple hoping to be married that she is not issuing marriage licenses Kentucky Clerk Denies Same-Sex Marriage Licenses, Defying Court ACLU wants Kentucky clerk in contempt of court over denying gay marriage licenses Supreme Court says Kentucky clerk can't deny same-sex marriage licenses What’s Next for the Kentucky Clerk Who Won’t Issue Gay Marriage Licenses? clerk in Kentucky who refuses to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples because of her religious beliefs remained defiant Tuesday Kentucky clerk still refuses same-sex marriage "under God's authority" Defiant Kentucky clerk summoned to federal court over gay marriage refusal Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses Court judge David Morehead Rowan County couples marriage license religious ACLU Supreme Court Gay