Here Are the GOP Presidential Candidates Circling Their Wagons Around Anti-Gay Marriage Clerk Kim Davis
They're not all pro-Davis, but some of them are really pro-Davis.
Kim Davis's religiously-motivated refusal to let same-sex couples get marriage licenses led to a judge jailing her.
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis said she was still barring couples from obtaining the documents "under God's authority."
Kim Davis says she's acting "under God's authority," but the elected official could soon be found to be in contempt of court.
While the judge determined that Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis should issue licenses indiscriminately, he opted to stay this ruling because of an appeal she is pursuing in the Sixth US Circuit Court of Appeals.
A federal judge ordered Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis to start issuing licenses and to stop "openly adopting a policy that promotes her own religious convictions at the expense of others."