Sep 7, 2015 7:38 AM by Cheryl Wengren
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky county clerk who's been in jail since Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is asking an appeals court to reverse a judge's ruling.
Rowan (ROW'-uhn) County Clerk Kim Davis objects to same-sex marriage for religious reasons and stopped issuing all marriage licenses in June after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide.
A federal judge ordered Davis to issue the licenses.
She was found in contempt of court last week.
2 days ago