Mississippi Clerks Must Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Despite Religious Objections, Federal Judge Rules

June 30, 2016

A federal judge struck down Mississippi's religious conscience protections passed in response to last summer's U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide. The religious beliefs of clerks who refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples can't be accommodated, the judge ruled.

 

Read more at: http://www.christianpost.com/news/mississippi-clerks-issue-same-sex-marriage-licenses-religious-objections-federal-judge-carlton-reeves-165855/


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