Every job has a description that enumerates the tasks the job holder is obligated to perform. Your County Clerk job is no exception. When you choose to take a job, whether you are elected or simply hired, you are obliged to perform all of its tasks.
Instead of striving for a more inclusive world, she is going to jail in her desire to exclude. Instead of seeking justice for all, she was the obstacle to justice for gay couples. If your love feels like hate then it is not love. If you are using God to denigrate and humiliate then it is not God.
A Kentucky county clerk on Tuesday refused to issue marriage licenses for two same-sex couples despite a Supreme Court ruling ordering the clerk to do so.
The woman says she holds a religious objection to issuing the licenses.
I know that on occasion this column can skew left in its political leanings, and in the past I may have offended a few people
The bill would require court clerks to issue certificates of marriage signed by ordained clergy or affidavits of common-law
Divorce doesn't need any extra punishment. Many men and women going through it already feel like failures without the help of any legal entities. There's got to be a way to prevent the pain. And, of course, not make some divorces last longer than the marriages themselves.