Alabama Supreme Court Blocks Same-Sex Marriage

Roy Moore, chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, said that probate judges in the state did not have to issue same-sex marriage licenses. (Photo by Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images) | Matthew Cavanaugh via Getty Images

The battle over “Same-Sex” Marriage continues to heat up in Alabama as we are receiving reports that The Alabama Supreme Court has ordered probate judges in the state to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses. The ruling adds to the confusion surrounding gay marriage in the state. A federal judge found that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage was unconstitutional in January. Some probate judges refused to comply with that ruling and Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore said that probate judges didn’t have to follow it.  The conflicting orders prompted Elmore County Probate Judge John E. Enslen to ask for clarification from the Alabama Supreme Court, according to WBRC. FULL REPORT