Topics

U.S. Supreme Court

Battle to marry in Kentucky: 6 couples, gay and straight, one purpose

Battle to marry in Kentucky: 6 couples, gay and straight, one purpose

Six couples -- four gay couples and two straight couples -- have sued a county clerk in Kentucky for refusing to issue marriage licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned bans on same-sex marriage nationwide. Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis objects to same-sex marriage for religious reasons. She has said the couples could drive to a nearby county to get a marriage license. But the couples all say they want to get married in the county where they live, work and pay taxes. Here is a look at those couples: ——— David Ermold and David Moore were one of several gay couples who were denied a marriage license in Rowan County after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay...

Loading
71°