Rowan County

same-sex marriage

Court rules same-sex couple can sue Kim Davis for refusing to issue them a marriage license

Carter Sherman
5.2.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Kim Davis Is Back at Work but Still Won't Sign Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

The notorious Kentucky county clerk is sticking to her anti–gay marriage guns.
Scott Masters Pierce
9.14.15
politics

Kentucky Gay Couple Receives Marriage License After Kim Davis Is Jailed

After Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, her deputies began processing licenses for gay couples on Friday.
Reuters and VICE News
9.4.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Anti–Gay Marriage County Clerk in Kentucky Is Going to Jail

Kim Davis's religiously-motivated refusal to let same-sex couples get marriage licenses led to a judge jailing her.
Scott Masters Pierce
9.3.15
americas

Video Shows Kentucky Clerk Denying Same-Sex Marriage License Once Again

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis said she was still barring couples from obtaining the documents "under God's authority."
VICE News
9.1.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Kentucky County Clerk Is Refusing to Issue Gay Marriage Licenses Despite a Court Ruling

Kim Davis says she's acting "under God's authority," but the elected official could soon be found to be in contempt of court.
Scott Masters Pierce
9.1.15
americas

Judge Orders Kentucky Clerk to Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses, Then Stays His Order

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.
VICE News
8.18.15
americas

Kentucky Clerk Has Until Monday To Justify Refusal Of Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

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."
VICE News
8.14.15
americas

Kentucky Governor to County Clerk: Start Issuing Marriage Licenses or Resign

Legislators and county clerks are calling for an electronic marriage license system, so those who take exception to the Supreme Court gay marriage ruling don't have to go against their religious beliefs.
Liz Fields
7.10.15