Kentucky Governor Says Kim Davis Is Being 'Absurd' And 'Obtuse'Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear described Davis' continued legal battle as a "meritless assault on the rule of law."
Kim Davis: I Am Being 'Forced to Disobey God'A defiant Kentucky clerk said Monday she will not interfere with her deputies if they keep issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, but she declared they will not be authorized by her and questioned their validity.
Deputy Clerk Won't Follow Kim Davis' Order If She Tells Him To Stop Issuing Marriage Licenses To Gay CouplesDeputy clerk Brian Mason said the office would issue licenses to anyone seeking them.
Kim Davis Released From Jail After Refusing To Issue Marriage Licenses To Gay CouplesThe county clerk who was jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples was released Tuesday after five days behind bars that helped make her a hero to the religious right.
Mike Huckabee To Join Kim Davis Rally At Jail, Meet With Her PrivatelyPresidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will join protesters at a Tuesday rally outside the jail where a Kentucky clerk is locked in a cell over her refusal to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Huckabee: 'Kim Davis In Federal Custody Removes All Doubts About The Criminalization Of Christianity In This Country'Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee tweeted his support for Davis following the ruling, saying that religious liberty must be defended.
Judge Jails Kentucky Clerk For Refusing Marriage LicensesA federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Kentucky County Clerk Who Refuses To Issue Marriage Licenses For Gay Couples Has Been Married 4 TimesThe Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue marriage licenses to gay couples has been married four times herself.