Breaking news out of Kentucky where we’re seeing reports that  Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has been held in contempt of court and taken into custody for refusing a court order to issue marriage certificates to gay couples:

Update:

Update 2. From the Indianapolis Star:

U.S. Judge David Bunning found Rowan County clerk Kim Davis in contempt. She was escorted out of the courtroom and remanded into the custody of a federal marshal. The judge says she can be released as soon as she is willing to comply.

Update 3. Kim Davis’ statement:

Editor’s note: Additional tweets have been added to this post.

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