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Mormons repeal ban on baptisms for children of gay parents

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is repealing rules unveiled in 2015 that banned baptisms for children of gay parents and made gay marriage a sin worthy of expulsion.

Church board OK’s same-sex marriages

Deacons resign after church board okays same-sex marriages at First Christian Church in Lawrenceburg, according to The Anderson News.

Response filed in gay marriage license attorney fees request

A county clerk in eastern Kentucky who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples last year is asking a judge not to make her pay legal fees for the couples who sued her.

Yarmuth joins protest against Kentucky Farm Bureau

Kentucky's only Democratic congressman stood outside in support of gay-rights activists while others in the state's political elite ate breakfast inside a state fair venue at the Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast.

Kentucky clerk asks court to dismiss gay marriage lawsuit

A Kentucky clerk who spent five days in jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples has asked a federal appeals court to dismiss a lawsuit against her because of a new state law that will take effect next month.

Kentucky could have 2 marriage licenses

Kentucky lawmakers have proposed two marriage license forms, one designed for gay couples and another for straight couples.

Kentucky to pay $1.1 million to lawyers in gay marriage case

A federal judge awarded a team of Kentucky attorneys more than $1 million for their role in the landmark United States Supreme Court case that struck down bans on same-sex marriage.

Exclusive: One-on-one with Kim Davis

Rowan County clerk Kim Davis says she has refused to issue marriage licenses to her friends in same-sex relationships, explaining that even friendship couldn’t convince her to change her stance.

First gay couple gets marriage license, Joe Davis reacts to Kim Davis in jail

Less than 24 hours after Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was taken into federal custody for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, the office she serves issued the first same sex marriage license.

Court resumes, Davis’s son still refuses to issue licenses

Five out of the six deputy clerks who served under Kim Davis have agreed to begin issuing licenses again

Clerk invoked “God’s Authority”, still expected in federal court.

The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her.

Transgender man & wife: Rowan Co. Clerk issued them marriage license

It appears the Rowan County Clerk who is refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, already issued one

Rand Paul doesn’t know if clerks can deny same-sex marriages

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul doesn't know whether county clerks in his home state have a constitutional claim to religious liberty in defense of their refusal to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

Ky. Clerk: Let people buy marriage licenses online

A Kentucky clerk of court wants the state to issue marriage licenses online so he doesn't have to.

Kentucky clerks object to ruling, halt marriage licenses

A few court clerks in Kentucky are refusing to issue marriage licenses to any couple as an objection to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.

Kentucky governor: Issue same-sex marriage licenses

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has told the state's county clerks to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Stories of love, life, death in high court gay marriage case

A middle-of-the night trip to the emergency room, with her 9-month-old son coughing and laboring to breathe, gave Pam Yorksmith her latest reminder of why she took up the fight for same-sex marriage.

High court ruling against gay marriage would produce ‘chaos’

Gay and lesbian couples could face legal chaos if the Supreme Court rules against same-sex marriage in the next few weeks.

Federal judge who issued Kentucky gay marriage rulings dies

The judge whose ruling striking down Kentucky's ban on gay marriage led to an appeal heard this week in the U.S. Supreme Court, has died. He was 66.

Kentuckians react to Supreme Court gay-marriage decision

Reaction came quickly from Kentuckians to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Friday to take up the state's gay marriage case.

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