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Clerk Who Refused Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Is Being Sued

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Published on August 23, 2019 - Duration: 00:36s

Clerk Who Refused Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Is Being Sued

The county clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in 2015... ...May be sued for damages by two of those couples, according to Reuters.

In a 3-0 decision, the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati said Kim Davis can be sued.

This would be in her individual capacity, sovereign immunity shielded her from being sued in her former role.

Davis lost her reelection bid as Rowan County clerk last year and she is now retired.

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