Federal Judge Denies Idaho Governor’s Motion To Put Gay Marriages On Hold

This judge is my hero!! I love how this story is continuing to unfold. Scroll down a few posts and you’ll find the other two posts regarding Idaho same-sex marriage ban and this judge.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal magistrate judge has refused to put gay marriages on hold in Idaho pending an appeal from the state’s governor.

U.S. District Magistrate Judge Candy Dale wrote Wednesday morning that Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter’s appeal isn’t likely to succeed, and so there’s no reason to keep same-sex couples from seeking marriage licenses or marrying on Friday.

On Tuesday, Dale struck down Idaho’s same-sex marriage ban in response to a lawsuit from four Idaho couples.

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