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Kim Davis released from jail after deputy clerks issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples

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A federal judge ordered Kim Davis released from jail.

UPDATE: Lawyers vow Kim Davis will violate court order and halt marriage licenses after release from jail

U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning ordered the Rowan County clerk to be released Tuesday on the condition that she not interfere with the issuance of marriage licenses in her office.

Plaintiffs who had sued the defiant county clerk asked the court to release Davis after her deputies issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

The judge agreed that the Rowan County Clerk’s Office was fulfilling its obligation to issue marriage licenses and ordered the county clerk released from jail.

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The judge ordered Davis not to interfere with the issuance of marriage licenses.

Five of the six deputies in Davis’ office agreed to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples after Davis was jailed, and Bunning ordered them to continue doing so and provide status reports to the court every two weeks.

A rally, featuring Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabeen, in support of Davis was scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at the Carter County Detention Center.

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READ MORE: Kim Davis supporters gather outside judge’s home to hold him ‘in contempt of God’s court’


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Trump says he could win Afghanistan war ‘in a week’ by wiping country ‘off the face of the Earth’

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President Donald Trump said that he could win the war in Afghanistan in a week if the country was "wiped off the face of the Earth."

Trump made the remarks on Monday, according to a White House pool report.

“I could win that war in a week," Trump reportedly said. "I don’t want to kill 10 million people. Afghanistan could be wiped off the face of the Earth. I don’t want to go that route.”

Just in, Trump’s comments on Afgahanistan, via pooler @DavidNakamura: “I could win that war in a week. I don’t want to kill 10 million people. Afghanistan could be wiped off the face of the earth. I don’t want to go that route.”

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"The 'Squad' is a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart," the president wrote. "They are pulling the once great Democrat Party far left, and were against humanitarian aid at the Border...And are now against ICE and Homeland Security. So bad for our Country!"

The “Squad” is a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart. They are pulling the once great Democrat Party far left, and were against humanitarian aid at the Border...And are now against ICE and Homeland Security. So bad for our Country!

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Vogue editor Anna Wintour refuses to talk about Melania Trump so she can lavish praise on Michelle Obama

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