Judge voids gay marriage ban



A federal court ruling striking down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage doesn’t mean the Jackson County clerk’s office is prepared to begin issuing licenses.

“We’re waiting for some direction from the attorney general and the state court administration,” Clerk Amanda Cunningham Lowery said Wednesday.

The Indiana attorney general’s office said it will appeal the federal court ruling striking down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, The Associated Press reported.

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