Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul appeared on Boston Herald Radio this morning and was asked about Rowan County, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis and her decision to defy the U.S. Supreme Court and refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex coup… The post Rand Paul: Kim Davis’ Protest Against Gay Marriage is ‘Part of the American Way’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Kim Davis, 49, who has defied the U.S. Supreme Court and continues to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same sex-couples, was married and divorced three times.
“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 New [...]
The fourth husband of Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who’s refusing to issue gay marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling says his wife is committed to her faith and is “standing for God.” Joe Davis arrived at the Rowan County courthouse Tuesday morning to check on his wife, clerk Kim, shortly after she […]
So when I wrote this in my post about Kim Davis earlier today... The opinions of Kim Davis's imaginary friends matter very much when you want to get married... but not so much when Kim Davis wants to get married and divorced and married again and divorced again and married for a third time and divorced for a third time and married for a fourth time. Show More Summary
Prominent conservative activist and author Ryan T. Anderson, one of the most prolific thinkers opposing the redefinition of marriage, thinks the Supreme Court made the right decision Monday in refusing to hear a case from a Christian Kentucky clerk who is denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
The clerk is an elected official, so the ruling does make sense in one aspect: The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth. Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis will […]
The Supreme Court has refused to grant an emergency stay to a Kentucky county clerk who refused to wed gay couples. This June, the Supreme Court recognized marriage as a fundamental right that cannot be denied to same-sex couples. The Court's refusal to grant a stay, issued in a one-sentence......
Even after a Monday rejection from the U.S. Supreme Court, a county clerk in Kentucky will still not issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, calling the matter "a Heaven or Hell decision."
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has given a mixed endorsement to a home state county clerk whose refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples has become national news. "I think people who do stand up and are making a stand to say that they believe in something is an important part of […]
I've pretty much ignored Kim Davis—save the odd tweet or RT—since she first made the news for refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple. Davis is the clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky, an elected position, and everyone from the governor to the U.S. Show More Summary
As marriage equality opponents rallied in support of defiant county clerk Kim Davis, protesters chanted outside the courthouse where two gay couples were turned away. read more
After refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples once again, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis issued a statement Tuesday saying for her, it's "a Heaven or Hell decision." Even after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage earlier this summer, Davis refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, citing her religious beliefs. Show More Summary
The Rowan County, Kentucky county clerk who refuses to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples released a statement on Tuesday afternoon. Lexington’s NBC Channel 18 carried the statement in full. “I have worked in the Rowan County Clerk’s office for 27 years as a Deputy Clerk...
Kim Davis, the elected clerk in Kentucky’s Rowan County, refused this morning to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples, just hours after the Supreme Court had turned down her request to be excused from issuing them on religious grounds. Asked on whose authority she was turning the couples away, she replied: “Under God’s authority.” […]
Rowan County, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis has steadfastly refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples quite despite the Supreme Court’s ruling forcing gay marriage on the nation. She was
In a U.S. 10th Circuit court filing, reality TV polygamist Kody Brown and his wives point to the U.S. Supreme Court's historic ruling on same-sex 'marriage' to buttress their pro-polygamy case.
Kim Davis, the Rowan County Clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, has issued a statement as to why she has remained firm in her position. Davis, who worked for the Rowan County Clerk’s office as a Deputy Clerk for 27 years, and was just recently voted in as the Clerk,... Show More Summary
Anti-gay Rowan County, Kentucky clerk Kim Davis has released a statement after denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples on Tuesday. Davis has repeatedly denied gay couples marriage licenses in the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling in Ober… The post Kim Davis: Opposing Same-Sex Marriage ‘Is A Heaven Or Hell Decision’ appeared first on Towleroad.