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Judge rules that state must pay nearly $225K to plaintiffs' attorneys in Kim Davis case

10/25/2017 04:54 PM

The state must pay more than $224,000 in legal fees and court costs owed to same-sex couples who sued Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in 2015 over her refusal to issue marriage licenses to homosexual couples, a federal judge ruled Monday. Attorneys representing Gov. Matt Bevin had asked U.S. District Judge David Bunning to reconsider his July 21 ruling that state government pay $224,703 after the case was dismissed, but Bunning said their arguments fell short of convincing him to reverse... Read more 


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