Saturday, November 1, 2014
Loading...


Voter's Guide



St. Joseph County begins issuing same-sex marriage licenses

The county clerk’s office began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples several hours after a judge struck down Indiana’s ban on same-sex marriage Wednesday, June 25.

Posted on June 25, 2014 at 6:40 p.m.

The St. Joseph County Clerk’s office now is issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, according to The Elkhart Truth’s reporting partner, WNDU.

That announcement was made several hours after a judge struck down Indiana’s ban on gay marriage, the South Bend Tribune reported.

Elkhart County Clerk Wendy Hudson said her offices are issuing same-sex marriage licenses as well.

Same-sex couples in St. Joseph County can apply at the St. Joseph County Courthouse, 101 S. Main St., in South Bend and at the County Services Annex at 219 Lincoln Way West in Mishawaka.

For more information on how to apply for a marriage license in St. Joseph County, visit the official St. Joseph County website.


Recommended for You


 Nurse Kaci Hickox speaks to reporters outside their home, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Fort Kent, Maine. A Maine judge gave Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in their bid to restrict her movements as a precaution against Ebola.( AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Posted 2 hours ago
 Eric Frein, charged with murder of Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Byron Dickson and critically wounding Trooper Alex Douglass Sept. 10, is taken to prison after a preliminary hearing in Pike County Courthouse on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 in Milford, Pa. (AP Photo/The Scranton Times-Tribune, Michael J. Mullen)

Posted 2 hours ago
 Costumed characters distribute Hershey candies as trader Edward Curran works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. U.S. stocks are opening higher following big gains in Asia after Japan made moves to rev up its economy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Posted at 12:12 a.m.
Back to top ^