In August, Kim Davis, a 49-year- old municipal county clerk from Rowan County, Kentucky, defied a federal court order by refusing to issue a marriage license to David Moore and David Ermold.
Sylvia Ann Driskell, a 66-year-old self–proclaimed ambassador for God and Jesus Christ, is filing a lawsuit against every homosexual person on the planet for breaking “religious and moral laws.” Driskell, of Auburn, Nebraska, delivered her handwritten petition to the U.S. District Court of Omaha early last month. Hidden under numerous spelling and punctuation errors, Driskell’s […]
by Adam Brooks. The Florida House of Representatives voted last month to remove a statutory ban on lesbian and gay couples adopting children. The ban was enacted in 1977 but declared unconstitutional by a state appeals court in 2010. Since then, state officials haven’t been enforcing the ban, but it has remained in Florida statutes. […]
In a 2-1 decision this November, the Sixth Circuit United States Court of Appeals concluded that bans on the marriage of same-sex couples in Tennessee, Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio do not violate the U.S. Constitution. In recent months, federal appeals courts have ruled that state marriage bans in Idaho, Indiana, Nevada, Oklahoma, Utah, and Virginia […]