Retrieved March 4, On March 3,the Alabama Supreme Court ordered all probate judges in the state to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Retrieved March 17, On June 7,Judge Callie Granade issued a permanent injunction barring any state official from enforcing laws that fail to recognize same-sex couples' right to marry.
British Antarctic Territory. A stay on same-sex marriages in California remains in place until the issue is exhausted in the courts. It was signed into law by Governor Jodi Relleffective 1 October January 6, - The Supreme Court temporarily blocks same-sex marriage in Utahsending the matter back to an appeals court.
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Retrieved May 20, On July 9,following the U. September 25, He welcomed the recent letter from the Probate Judges Association and warned any judge who might issue a marriage license to a same-sex couple that "the issuance of such licenses would be in defiance of the laws and Constitution of Alabama.
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The bill, however, died without a vote in the House. Retrieved August 31, Martin O'Malley, a Democrat, has said he will sign the legislation if it reaches his desk,. Scott that those who fail to comply will bear the costs of additional suits that will produce the same result and, still quoting Hinkle: "There should be no debate LGBT portal.
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