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  1. Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriageRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... right, and her partner Karen Roberts embrace after reading the decision of the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals refusing to hear Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis' appeal ordering her to issue marriage licenses because of her religious ...

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  2. Ky. clerk's office will issue marriage licenses Friday - without the clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Deseret News

    William Smith Jr., right, and his partner James Yates, second right, speak with an unnamed clerk in an attempt to obtain a marriage license at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. The couple were denied despite the ruling of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upholding an earlier decision instructing the clerks to issue marriage licenses.

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  3. Appeals court again rejects Ben Suarez's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday again denied an attempt from North Canton direct-marketing multimillionaire Ben Suarez to have his federal criminal conviction overturned. The court, in a one-paragraph order, denied Suarez's attempt to have the Cincinnati-based appeals re-hear his case , either with a three-judge panel or with all 15 judges, which is known as an "en banc" hearing.

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  4. Spon: Railroad crossing laws unenforceableRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Journal

    ... replaces state law or city ordinances," Spon said. In addition, he pointed out that the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has also indicated that the state's five-minute limitation period if unreasonable and unenforceable. The present state statutes do ...

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  5. Kentucky clerk who won't issue same-sex marriage licenses is ordered to go to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    A county clerk in Rowan County, Kentucky, who refused to issue gay-marriage licenses has been held in contempt of court and taken into custody. The clerk, Kim Davis, appeared in court today before U.S. District Judge David Bunning.

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  6. Protesters gather for Kentucky clerk's hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    Demonstrators rally outside a courthouse where a hearing is being held for a Kentucky clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Rough Cut .

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  7. Standoff Over Gay Marriage Licenses Wears On, Despite RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pridesource.com

    Update: As of press time, the U.S. Supreme Court has denied, without dissent, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis her request for a stay of an order from the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that required her to issue marriage licenses immediately to couples in the case Miller v. Davis.

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  8. Ky. Clerk Jailed for Refusing to Issue Marriage LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCEN

    A Kentucky county clerk was found in contempt of court Thursday for her refusal to issue marriage licenses in wake of the Supreme Court decision to allow gays to wed. U.S. District Court Judge David Bunningplaced Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in the custody of U.S. marshals until she complies.

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  9. Kentucky Clerk Found In Contempt For Refusing To Issue Marriage LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    A federal judge found a Kentucky clerk at the center of the national debate over same-sex marriage in contempt of court after she defied the Supreme Court by refusing to issue marriage licenses in protest of such marriages. Kentucky Public Radio's Ryland Barton reports that District Judge David L. Bunning ordered Kim Davis taken into custody by federal marshals "until she complies" with a court order.

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  10. Kim Davis found in contempt, taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Washington Blade

    ... during a hearing on Thursday after the temporary stay on his order expired and the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court refused to grant an additional stay pending appeal. Although attorneys for couples suing her had requested ...

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  11. Kentucky clerk found in contempt; taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A judge found Rowan County clerk Kim Davis in contempt. She was escorted out of the courtroom and remanded into the custody of a federal marshal.

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  12. Kentucky clerk sent to jail in same-sex marriage disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee

    A county clerk in Kentucky who refuses to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious grounds was found in contempt of court by a U.S. federal judge on Thursday and taken into custody. Lawyers for Kim Davis, the elected Rowan County clerk who is an Apostolic Christian, on Wednesday asked U.S. District Judge David Bunning to temporarily block his order requiring her to issue marriage licenses while she appeals.

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  13. Kentucky Clerk Faces Contempt Hearing In Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk who has been in the national spotlight for refusing to hand out marriage licenses, will appear before a federal judge this morning for a hearing on whether she should be held in contempt. The plaintiffs in the case have asked the federal judge to fine Davis until she starts issuing marriage licenses again.

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  14. DUI Case Among Cases Supreme Court Will Hear In Oral Arguments In KnoxvilleRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... district court. After losing in the federal district court, the client appealed to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. While the case was pending in the Sixth Circuit, the parties entered into a written agreement to toll the statute of limitations ...

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  15. Compromise could fix Kentucky's wedding license feud, but the Supreme Court is not yet ready to deciRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    As a fracas over issuing same-sex marriage licenses continues in one Kentucky county, the Supreme Court isn't yet ready to step into the issue. When the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in June that same-sex marriage was a constitutional right, dissenting opinion author Chief Justice John Roberts wrote "hard questions arise when people of faith exercise religion in ways that may be seen to conflict with the new right," adding, "there is little doubt that these and similar questions will soon be before this court."

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  16. Brittany Combs, Scott County Health Department publicRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    2, 2015, at the County Clerk's Office in Morehead, Ky. County clerk Kim Davis will appear in a Kentucky court Thursday after refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples .

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  17. Kentucky clerk Kim Davis faces judgment day in same-sex marriage disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples based on her religious beliefs heads to court on Thursday where a federal judge could hold her in contempt for defying his order to do so. Lawyers for Kim Davis, the elected Rowan County clerk who is an Apostolic Christian, on Wednesday asked U.S. District Judge David Bunning to temporarily block his order requiring her to issue marriage licenses while she appeals the issue.

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  18. Kentucky clerk seeks same-sex marriage license reprieveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    A county clerk in Kentucky sought an emergency injunction on Wednesday to temporarily block a federal court order requiring her to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, a day before she goes to court to face contempt charges. Kim Davis, the elected Rowan County clerk, says her religious beliefs as an Apostolic Christian stop her from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June that made gay marriage legal nationwide.

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  19. Conscientious rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Economist

    KIM DAVIS, a devout Apostolic Christian employed as a rural county clerk in Kentucky, asked the Supreme Court on August 28th to give her a bye from their landmark ruling expanding marriage laws to same-sex couples. Three days later, the justices curtly declined her request.

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  20. Morehead Legal Studies Professor Speaks About Rowan Co. Clerk CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    On Thursday morning, Rowan County Clerk, Kim Davis and her staff, will face a federal judge in Ashland. Davis will answer why she has ignored a ruling, ordering her to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples, which she has maintained violates her religious beliefs.

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