Davis cited her religious beliefs, saying she was acting under "God's authority. We will remove any comments — or commenters — that do not follow this commenting policy. Your access to the comments has been permanently suspended. Davis told Ermold that it was "God's authority" that kept her from complying with the Supreme Court.
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Wednesday, her office — at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead — opened as scheduled.
She was elected to the clerk's job as a Democrat same sex marriage license kentucky in Alburybut later switched parties because she said the Democratic Party "abandoned her. The statement did not say whether Davis would allow her office to grant licenses. The Morning Rundown Let our news meet your inbox.
He added that if Davis returns to work and tells him to stop, he'll tell her that he can't obey and instead must follow a federal judge's order to issue licenses. No off-topic remarks. We need to send a message out to all these people saying it's OK," Ermold said.
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All Rights Reserved. But she still refused, and was held in contempt of court and sent to jail. Supreme Court ruled the 14th amendment to the U. Attorney General Jack Conway also says that for now, he won't appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the claim that Davis committed a crime when she refused to issue licenses.