• June 30, 2015

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Thomas Hutchins and Lendall Barker pose outside the historic Ellis County Courthouse on Friday. The gay couple attempted to file for a marriage license at the Ellis County Clerk's Office after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that gay couples have the fundamental right to marriage under the 14th Amendment. However, the couple was told the clerk's office would not grant any same-sex marriage licenses until directed by the state.

Ellis County Clerk's Office denies Waxahachie couple same-sex marriage license

Two Waxahachie men drove to Dallas County to obtain a marriage license on Friday, because they could not get the license in Ellis County.

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