Gay marriage http://weku.fm en Legalized Same Sex Marriage Could Mean Changes in License Application http://weku.fm/post/legalized-same-sex-marriage-could-mean-changes-license-application <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>If a federal&nbsp;court ruling in favor of gay marriage in Kentucky&nbsp;is upheld following appeals, it&nbsp;could mean slight changes in the way marriage licenses are processed.&nbsp;&nbsp; Discussions are underway about how such a ruling might affect County Clerks across the state.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 03:04:48 +0000 Stu Johnson WEKU News 61890 at http://weku.fm Legalized Same Sex Marriage Could Mean Changes in License Application Federal Judge Strikes Down Kentucky Same-sex Marriage Ban http://weku.fm/post/federal-judge-strikes-down-kentucky-same-sex-marriage-ban <p>A federal judge has struck down Kentucky's ban on same-sex couples getting licenses and marrying in the state.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">However, Tuesday's&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">ruling was temporarily put on hold because it will be appealed.</span></p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:02:50 +0000 Associated Press & WEKU News 61815 at http://weku.fm Federal Judge Strikes Down Kentucky Same-sex Marriage Ban Federal court says Ky. must Recognize Same-sex Marriages from Other States http://weku.fm/post/federal-court-says-ky-must-recognize-same-sex-marriages-other-states <p>U.S. District Court Judge John Heyburn has struck down Kentucky's ban on recognizing same-sex marriages performed outside the state.<br /><br />U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., issued a statement commending the judge's ruling: “I am proud of the four Kentucky families who are standing up for marriage equality in this lawsuit and of the thousands more who continue this fight every day. Today’s ruling is an important step forward in the march toward recognition of all marriages under the law and full equality in our Commonwealth.”<br /><br />Meanwhile, the Family Foundation issued a statement taking the opposite point of view. According to the foundation's news release: "Kentucky marriage policy will now be dictated from places like Boston and San Francisco," said Martin Cothran, a spokesman for The Family Foundation said in the release. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:24:51 +0000 Kentucky Press News Service 55533 at http://weku.fm Poll Shows Opposition to Same-sex Marriage Softening in Ky. http://weku.fm/post/poll-shows-opposition-same-sex-marriage-softening-ky <p>A majority of Kentucky voters continues to oppose same-sex marriage, but public opinion appears to be shifting on the issue.<br /><br />A new Herald-Leader/WKYT Bluegrass Poll found that 55 percent of registered voters oppose same-sex marriage, compared with 35 percent who support allowing gays and lesbians to marry in Kentucky. Ten percent weren't sure.</p><p></p><p> Sun, 09 Feb 2014 19:16:15 +0000 Linda B. Blackford & Lexington Herald-Leader 55407 at http://weku.fm Poll Shows Opposition to Same-sex Marriage Softening in Ky. Gay Marriage topic of this week's Kentucky Tonight http://weku.fm/post/gay-marriage-topic-weeks-kentucky-tonight <p>On this week&#39;s edition edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss gay marriage.&nbsp; The program which is &quot;live&quot; on Kentucky Educational Television Monday evening at 8:00, will be re-broadcast Tuesday morning at 11:00 on WEKU. Sun, 10 Jun 2012 17:12:58 +0000 John Hingsbergen 27835 at http://weku.fm Gay Marriage topic of this week's Kentucky Tonight