Appeals Court Extends Freeze on Gay Marriage in Michigan

gay marriage 11CINCINNATI, Ohio – A U.S. Court of Appeals judge has extended a freeze so Michigan county clerks cannot issue marriage licenses to gay couples.

The move comes after a stay was requested Saturday by Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette.  On Friday a federal judge in Detroit overturned Michigan’s ban on same sex marriage.

It is not clear how long the stay will be in effect.

We’ll have much more information on this story as soon as it becomes available.

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