Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Loading...





Featured

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


 Kamille Beard, center, of Eugene, Ore., joins others at the Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza in Eugene, Ore., Tuesday Nov. 25, 2014. People protesting the grand jury decision not to indict a police officer in the shooting in Ferguson, Mo., of Michael Brown took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day. (AP Photo/The Register-Guard, Chris Pietsch)

Posted 16 minutes ago
 In this Nov. 18, 2014, photo, a researcher simulates a check done for the National Instant Criminal Background Check System or NICS, at the FBI’s criminal justice center in Bridgeport, W.Va. NICS did about 58,000 checks on a typical day in 2013. That surged to 145,000 on Black Friday. (AP Photo/Matt Stroud)

Posted 21 minutes ago
Back to top ^