MORE OHIO NEWS

Band booster club ex-treasurer charged with theft
Ohio State band marches on after director's firing
More tests planned after Ohio concertgoer's death
Arizona prison chief says execution wasn't botched
Suit over Ohio police shooting of teen dismissed
Prosecutors seek to extradite former Ohio official
Rand Paul says death penalty is a state issue
Prolonged execution to be part of legal challenge
Ex-Ohio tax official pleads guilty in refund case
Here's the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press
Judge argues for return of firing squad executions
Officials require more supports beneath oil pipes
Arizona execution: Lawyer said inmate not in pain
Ohio State marching band director fired
Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims
Judge's removal requested in NE Ohio murder case
Insurers owe more than $1.2M in refunds in Ohio
Lab finds no risk from bacteria at Ohio bakery
Crowd sounds off about plan to rehab Cincy icons
Ohio man charged with fatally drugging wife
Vigil remembers slain teen on her 18th birthday
Judge OKs settlement ends Ohio workers comp case
Lawmakers seek help for Ohio uranium plant cleanup
Biden, in Ohio, urges infrastructure, job training
Ohio woman gets 32 years in forced labor case
Midazolam is common thread in 3 lengthy executions
Some lethal injection problems in US executions
Man found dead may have fallen down garbage chute
Cops: Ohio man from NY killed wife in 1995
Hall of Famer Jim Brown sues over '64 title ring



Ohio News
News from the region's first prime-time newscast. You'll find it First On Fox!


GAY MARRIAGE-OHIO
Ohio attorney general appeals federal judge's order to recognize out-of-state gay marriages

Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, May 9, 2014 3:56 PM EDT
CINCINNATI


Ohio officials have appealed a federal judge's order to recognize the marriages of gay couples who wed in other states.

The state attorney general's office filed a notice of appeal with the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Friday. The state is appealing Judge Timothy Black's ruling ordering it to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.

Most of the judge's April 14 ruling was put on hold pending the anticipated appeal.

The judge ruled Ohio's refusal to recognize gay marriage is a violation of constitutional rights and "unenforceable in all circumstances."

Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine has said marriage is between a man and a woman and he will continue defending Ohio's voter-approved gay marriage ban.

Gay marriage is legal in 17 states and Washington, D.C.










PRIME PICKS

HELL'S KITCHEN
Tonight at 8:00 PM

Winner Chosen
The final two contestants must prepare five unique dishes, to be judged by renowned Los Angeles chefs; former contestants help with the final dinner service; a winner is chosen



Get 1/2 price gift certificates

Find us on Facebook

Advertisement