State Attorney General Gary Kinga Democratsaid his office will take no action to stop Ellins from issuing licenses to same-sex couples. Our first FOUR bills have been introduced by our legislative champions: Martineza district judge issued a writ of mandamus similar to those in the Santa Fe and Bernalillo county lawsuits ordering the county clerk in Taos County to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples or else explain why not. It means losing qualified, trained service members and depriving the military of qualified recruits at a time when enlistment numbers are already too low. It does not work for same sex couples, and that is a matter for the legislature to fix, not a Clerk and not a District Judge.
Oliverwith this related case see above before the New Mexico Supreme Court to determine statewide applicability of lower district court legalization of same-sex marriage.
N.M. May Dodge Gay Marriage Ban
Other states' same-sex marriages valid in N. Archived from the original on October 24, As Secretary of State, I have worked to make it easier for everyone to register to vote, for people with disabilities to cast a ballot and for working people to be able to vote at times and places that make sense for their schedule. It required approval by both houses of the Legislature. Amendment was key factor in August order by District Judge Alan Malott that same-sex marriage is constitutionally protected. Working knowledge of technology necessary to perform job function including the VAN. And it's now the law of the land.
Archived from the original on December 23, Justices stayed injunctions on President Trump's discriminatory ban on transgender people serving in the military. Susana Martinez and others who say the issue of same-sex marriage should be put to a vote of New Mexicans. Retrieved August 31, On August 29,New Mexico's 33 county clerks voted to ask the New Mexico Supreme Court to rule on the legality of same-sex marriage.