Tag: Gay Marriage

Navy exonerates chaplain accused of being anti-gay

A Navy chaplain accused of failing to show “tolerance and respect” toward gay sailors has been cleared of all wrongdoing and will not be removed from the military.   “I am relieved the Navy sided with me,” Lt. Cmdr. Wes Modder told me.   Join Todd’s American Dispatch – a Must-Read for Conservatives   Modder, […]

Ky. clerk’s office will issue marriage licenses Friday — without the clerk

Five of six deputies in the office of a Kentucky county clerk jailed Thursday for her refusal to issue marriage licenses after the Supreme Court allowed gays to wed say they will process the paperwork starting Friday.   But Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, whom U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning found in contempt of court, said through her lawyers […]

David Barton explains why Kim Davis should not be in jail

Kim Davis David Barton explains Kim Davis, the four kinds of law and why she should not be in Jail.Interesting perspective that I haven’t heard.#kimdavis Posted by Glenn Beck on Friday, September 4, 2015

Kentucky clerk gets help from GOP state Senate president

The Republican president of the Kentucky state Senate has asked a federal judge to withhold his ruling ordering a county clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.   Republican Senate President Robert Stivers says U.S. District Judge David Bunning needs to give the state legislature time to pass a law that would exempt Rowan […]

Mike Huckabee Brings Up The One Thing About Kim Davis No One’s Talking About, But Should Be

The controversy continues in Kentucky as Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis steadfastly refuses to issue gay marriage licenses in her office despite the Supreme Court’s insistence that she relent and issue the licenses. There’s been a lot said about the clerk, but former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee has brought up at least one thing that […]

Kim Davis Jailed for Contempt in Kentucky Gay Marriage Dispute

ASHLAND, Ky. — Five of the six deputy county clerks for Rowan County agreed Thursday that they would issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples hours after a federal judge ordered their defiant boss to jail because of her refusal to do so.   The clerk, Kim Davis of Rowan County, had argued that the Supreme Court order […]

Citing God’s authority, clerk defies Supreme Court on gay marriages

Invoking God’s authority, a Kentucky county clerk defied the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday and stood by her refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.   Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has refused to issue marriage licenses to any couples – gay or straight – since the court in June ruled that same-sex couples […]

Kentucky clerk Kim Davis refuses to issue same-sex marriage licences and claims to be acting on ‘God’s authority’

A court clerk in Kentucky at the centre of a storm over gay marriage has been ordered before a judge – after defying a Supreme Court ruling and claiming she was acting under “God’s authority”.   A day after the Supreme Court refused to support her position, Kim Davis, a clerk in Rowan County, rejected […]

Will clerk issue gay marriage licenses after court ruling?

The Supreme Court ruled against the county clerk who refused to issue gay marriage licenses, leaving her with perhaps her toughest decision yet: Hand out licenses or risk potential fines or even possible jail time.   The moment of truth comes Tuesday morning when Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis opens her office doors. She appears […]

Standoff over gay marriage licenses wears on, despite ruling

A familiar scene repeated itself at a rural Kentucky courthouse: a gay couple marched into the clerk’s office, requested a marriage license and insisted that a mounting pile of court orders proves they are entitled to one.   Then, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis’ office again turned them away Thursday morning. The standoff has now […]