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Some judges disagreed with that view and indicated they were prepared to issue licenses on Monday. Jimmerson is slated to give a homily at 9 a. Careers Advertise Legal Contact. According to Granade's decision, Strawser, who faces potentially life-threatening surgery, wanted to give power of attorney to Humphrey to assist his mother should he not survive the procedure.
Jesse Choper, a professor at UC Berkeley School of Law, agreed, saying that if Granade's decision stood, and if a probate judge refused to grant a marriage license to a couple, "it seems to me they're in violation of their oath to uphold the U. Attorneys for the group argued that Granade's decision only extended to Searcy and McKeand and their adoption attempt, and not to the broader question of marriage.
Our coronavirus coverage is free for the first 24 hours. Moore made a national name for himself when he disobeyed a federal court order to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the state courthouse in The dispute and confusion headed toward a showdown in federal court set for Thursday in Mobile, where gay couples have waited for two days in a courthouse after officials quit issuing marriage licenses altogether — even for heterosexual couples — rather than sell them to same-sex couples.
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