Ninth Circuit Grants Stay In Alaska Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Until Noon Friday

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has granted the state of Alaska a stay on a district court’s ruling that the state’s same-sex marriage ban in unconstitutional until Friday, October 17th at noon to allow Alaska an opportunity to seek a stay from the United States Supreme Court.

Should SCOTUS deny the request, the stay dissolves at 12:00 p.m. PDT on October 17, 2014.

Read the ruling here.