Dona ana county http://kunm.org en Doña Ana County Issues Same-Sex Marriage Licenses http://kunm.org/post/do-ana-county-issues-same-sex-marriage-licenses <p>The clerk in Doña Ana County, New Mexico began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples Wednesday morning.</p><p><a href="http://www.donaanacounty.org/clerk" target="target_blank">County Clerk Lynn Ellins</a> took the action based on the widely accepted legal opinion that the state constitution does not expressly prohibit same-sex marriage.</p><p>The issue is currently making its way through the state court system, but the New Mexico Supreme Court has yet to issue a formal resolution.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 22:34:10 +0000 Carrie Jung 33905 at http://kunm.org Doña Ana County Issues Same-Sex Marriage Licenses