MOREHEAD, Ky. — Lawyers filed an emergency motion to stop enforcement of an order requiring county clerks to issue marriage licenses to gay couples while Kim Davis’ case is on appeal.
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(RNS) When Pope Francis meets thousands of U.S. Catholic families this month, he’ll find them excited to see him — but not necessarily in line with many Catholic teachings on family life.
MOREHEAD, Ky. — Defying the Supreme Court, county clerk says she was acting under “God’s authority” while continuing to deny marriage licenses to gay couples.
(RNS) Pope Francis’ pastoral approach has often been misinterpreted in the mainstream press as a hint of possible change in church policy.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Reuters) If forced to approve marriage licenses for gay and lesbian couples, the “searing act of validation would forever echo in her conscience,” her lawyers said in their Supreme Court request for a stay pending appeal.
Colorado’s anti-discrimination law prohibits Masterpiece Cakeshop “from picking and choosing customers based on their sexual orientation,” the court said.
LOUISVILLE — Although a federal judge ruled Wednesday that a county clerk’s religious convictions had no bearing on her ‘purely legal’ task, a same sex couple said the clerk’s office still denied them a license on Thursday.
GRIMES, Iowa — The first billboard, a 14-foot by 48-foot black-and-white sign, went up outside of Durant, Okla., in late July.