In Rowan County, Kentucky, where Davis is the clerk, five of her six deputies issued licenses to several same sex-couples while she was in jail. District Judge David Bunning ordered her release after six days in jail, saying she "shall not interfere in any way, directly or indirectly, with the efforts of her deputy clerks to issue marriage licenses to all legally eligible couples. Davis, instead of fining her as her challengers sought, came as a surprise in the courtroom and well beyond Ashland. August 20, Archived from the original on August 15,
Davis has been married four times to three husbands.
Yahoo News Photo Staff. Kentucky clerk Kim Davis reflects on her role in same-sex marriage debate. Within hours of Ms. Davis gained international attention after her refusal to issue marriage licenses and the ensuing controversy her actions caused.
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