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  1. Ala judges weighing whether to perform same-sex weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He's performed about 1,000 weddings during seven years as Geneva County's probate judge and considers the ceremonies a highlight of his job. But Hamic is a Christian, and he plans to quit performing the ceremonies if same-sex marriage begins in Alabama, as could happen because of a federal judge's ruling.

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  2. Ala judges weighing whether to perform same-sex weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Charlotte Observer

    In this Jan. 26, 2015 file photo, Cari Searcy, left, and her wife Kim McKeand, plaintiffs in the case that struck down Alabama's same-sex marriage ban, hold a news conference with their lawyers in front of the Mobile County Marriage License Office at Probate Court in Mobile, Ala. While Alabama law requires probate courts to issue marriage licenses, judges and other court officials have the option of whether to perform wedding ceremonies. 6 comments

  3. Alabama's Judge Roy Moore Doubles-Down on Antigay FulminatingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Advocate

    Appearing on FRC president Tony Perkins' radio show Washington Watch , Moore - who has already been removed from office once before - claimed not to be bound by federal rulings. His latest appearance may turn out to be a gift to the Southern Poverty Law Center, which earlier this week filed a complaint against the Chief Justice after he first pledged to ignore pro-equality rulings .

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  4. Bentley asks to keep gay marriage ruling on holdRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WALA

    Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is asking an appellate court to stay a judge's decision that overturned Alabama's ban on gay marriage. In a Friday filing with the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, lawyers for Bentley argued that states have a right to define marriage as between a man and a woman.

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  5. Equitable Defenses Do Not Apply to FLSA Overtime ClaimRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... or other actions make recovery manifestly unfair. According to a new decision from the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, such equitable defenses are not available to employers that fail to pay employees overtime as required under the Fair Labor ...

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  6. Android User Seeks To Revive Video Privacy Case Against Cartoon NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MediaPost

    Android user Mark Ellis is asking a federal appellate court to revive a lawsuit alleging that the Cartoon Network wrongly transmitted information about him to the analytics company Bango. The case, a potential class-action filed last year by Atlanta resident Mark Ellis, centers on allegations that Cartoon Network wrongly transmitted information about his viewing history, combined with his device's "Android ID," to Bango.

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  7. Georgia Same-Sex Marriage Case Bumped to 11th CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peach Pundit

    Yesterday, Judge William Duffey of the Northern District of Georgia denied a request from the state to stay the case of Innis v. Aderhold, which challenges Georgia's ban on same sex marriage, pending a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court expected in June.

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  8. Gov. Robert Bentley goes to court to back Luther Strange's appeal on Alabama same-sex marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Gov. Robert Bentley today filed a court brief to support Attorney General Luther Strange's request to put on hold on the Jan. 23 ruling striking down Alabama's ban on same-sex marriage. Strange has appealed the ruling and asked the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals to stay the decision pending the appeal or a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court on same-sex marriage bans.

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  9. Legal Group Represents Couple Challenging Alabama's Gay Marriage BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | On Top Magazine

    ... February 9. In a motion filed Friday on behalf of the couple, NCLR attorneys asked the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta to deny the state's request to stay the ruling until the Supreme Court rules in cases challenging bans in Ohio, ...

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  10. Alabama marriages set to start February 9 Southern Poverty Law...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Gay News

    U.S. District Judge Callie 'Ginny' Granade ruled on January 23 that the Alabama ban was unconstitutional, and on January 28 that her decision applied to all same-sex couples in every county in the state. The professional association representing Alabama's probate judges - who are charged with issuing marriage licenses - had claimed that Granade's order only applied to the plaintiffs in the suit and to the state's Attorney General, who was the named defendant.

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  11. Gov. Robert Bentley asks to keep gay marriage ruling on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is asking an appellate court to stay a judge's decision that overturned Alabama's ban on gay marriage. In a Friday filing with the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, lawyers for Bentley argued that states have a right to define marriage as between a man and a woman.

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  12. Lance Bass to Help Lead Mass Gay Wedding in Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broward-Palm Beach

    The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting a sunrise beach wedding and vow renewal ceremony for 100 LGBT and straight couples on Thursday, February 5th, and former N'Sync pop artist Lance Bass will be serving as the event's ambassador.

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  13. Feb. 9 gay marriage deadline would cause 'mass confusion,' Alabama probate judges argueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Arguing that Feb. 9 is too soon to make the changes necessary to accommodate same-sex marriages, the Alabama Probate Judges Association has joined Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange in asking an appeals court indefinitely delay a court order mandating the practice . U.S. District Judge Callie V.S. "Ginny" Granade agreed to a 14-day delay in implementation of her order one-week ago striking down the state's same-sex marriage law.

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  14. Alabama gay couple want court victory to take effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Cari Searcy. left, and her wife Kim McKeand, plaintiffs in the case that struck down Alabama's same-sex marriage ban on Friday, hold a press conference with their lawyers in front of the Mobile County Marriage License Office at Probate Court in Mobile, Ala., on Monday Jan. 26, 2015.

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  15. Matthew Vocci: Don't gag gun safety talk for kidsRead the original story

    Thursday | Daily Record

    Given the proliferation of guns in our country, one would assume there would be a concomitant commitment to truthful and honest discussions regarding gun safety and the particular danger to children that improperly stored weapons present. Unfortunately, the same groups that proselytize the benefits of private gun ownership have also sought to stifle the free flow of truthful information relating to the proper storage of firearms for the safety of children and teenagers living in homes with guns.

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  16. Couple asks court to let ruling ending Alabama's gay marriage ban take effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    The couple that toppled Alabama's gay marriage ban is urging an appellate court to let the judge's ruling take effect. Lawyers for Cari Searcy and Kim McKeand on Thursday asked the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta to reject Alabama's request to place the ruling on hold for months.

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  17. Judge Orders Alabama Clerks To Begin Issuing Marriage Licenses To Gay Couples Feb. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | On Top Magazine

    ... said that the group will encourage its member to follow the law. The state has asked the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals to stay Granade's ruling as it pursues an appeal, but if history is a guide, the Eleventh Circuit, which recently denied a ...

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  18. Autistic Alabama drivers to get cards to show policeRead the original story

    Thursday | WTVM

    A man accused of killing one person and shooting another on Calvin Avenue earlier this month is headed to state court again on Thursday. A man accused of killing one person and shooting another on Calvin Avenue earlier this month is headed to state court again on Thursday.

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  19. Alabama Probate Judges Org. Backs Down, Advises Members To Issue...Read the original story

    Thursday | Towleroad

    With Alabama poised to become the 37th state with marriage equality on Feb. 9, an association of probate judges announced Wednesday it will no longer stand in the way. The Alabama Probate Judges Association - whose 67 members issue marriage licenses - previously took the position that last week's federal court decision striking down the state's marriage ban applied only to plaintiffs Cari Searcy and Kimberly McKeand .

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  20. Circle K on Veterans Pkwy robbed early late WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WTVM

    The Columbus Police Department responded to the Circle K located at 1445 Veterans Parkway at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. According to police, the clerk stated to the officers that an armed gunman entered the story and demanded all of the money.

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