Gay Marriage Recognized In Kentucky

Gay Marriage Recognized In Kentucky, For Now

Kentucky, for the moment, recognizes gay marriage.  The ruling today by Honorable John G. Heyburn made marriage between same sex couples that were performed in states where it is legal are now recognized in Kentucky.  Honorable Judge Heyburn ruled that Kentucky’s marriage amendment and statutes violate the right to equal protection under the law.

The Attorney General for Kentucky asked Judge Heyburn to stay the ruling, but Judge Heyburn did not address the motion.  Citing the importance of the case, the Attorney General of Kentucky Continue reading