Transcript for Kentucky County Clerk Defiant in Denying Marriage Licenses to Same Sex Couples
We turn now to that showdown in Kentucky. The county clerk denying same sex couples marriage licenses. She returned to work today with an armed escort and turning down yet another gay couple. We know some of those couples documenting their encounters with the woman who insists she is following god's authority, not the supreme court's. ABC's Alex Perez on what that countyrk is now asking for. Reporter: County clerk Kim Davis defiant today, her husband at her side, armed with a handgun tucked in his waist band. Waiting for her inside, another gay couple looking for a marriage license. Your interpretation of the bible does not trump the constitution. Amen! Reporter: Davis today asking a federal judge to allow her to deny marriage licenses to same sex couples while her case makes its way through the courts. The controversial clerk catapulted to the spotlight in July with this cell phone video. David Moore and David ermold arriving for a marriage license. If I can mention, I have the letter from the governor's office stating that all the county clerks are to issue marriage licenses. I also have the supreme court ruling. Reporter: Davis turning them away. They tried again in August and again yesterday. Same result. You heard her say she's working under god's authority. What did you think? You are not in the church. I respect religion. I respect people, people's faith, but this is a civil institution. Reporter: But in this small town of about 6900 terrific women.I've known her for years. Reporter: A trump video using Jeb's own words. We recognize the commitment of someone who has devoted her life to public service. Jon Karl with us live from the white house. Word tonight Jeb bush's son jumping into this back and
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