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In fact, some justices of the peace in Texas have chosen not to officiate any marriages in order to avoid the religious dilemma, including in McLennan County, where Hensley lives. Texas mom says Southwest Airlines kept serving alcohol to a drunk man who groped her teen daughter.
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This content is intended to serve as general information; it is not legal advice nor intended as legal advice. June 28, Common-law marriage Israel 6. In a long-sought victory for the gay rights movement, the Supreme Court ruled Friday that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to same-sex marriage.
Within a few months of the Obergefell ruling, all counties had started issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples with the single exception of Irion County.