And the government did what it should have done: it arrested one of its employees who failed uphold the law. On August 12, Bunning issued a temporary stay barring Davis from "applying her 'no marriage licenses' policy to future marriage license requests". Click the link to confirm your subscription and begin receiving our newsletters.
September 6, Download as PDF Printable version. The appeal also asked the sixth circuit court of appeals to overturn a previous ruling that had sent Davis to jail for failure to comply.
Retrieved April 16, Philadelphia Tribune. The Christian Science Monitor. The Latest. October 13, Huckabee then announced he was running for the open seat and moved ahead in the polls,  but ultimately dropped out of the race to lead the state after incumbent governor Jim Guy Tucker resigned following his fraud and conspiracy convictions.
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Retrieved September 23, The Advocate. But he tweeted on Tuesday that he had voted. The State Journal. Months after Davis's office began issuing same-sex marriage licenses, Davis's lawyers filed a motion asking the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit to overturn four of Bunning's decisions, calling them a "rush to judgment" that "imposed direct pressure and substantial burden on Davis, forcing her to choose between her religious beliefs and forfeiting her essential personal freedom on one hand, or abandoning those beliefs to keep her freedom on the other hand".