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Same-sex marriages on hold in Virginia after Supreme Court grants delay

  // Wednesday, 20 August 2014 15:18 //

RICHMOND, Va. -- Same-sex couples will have to wait longer to begin marrying in Virginia after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to delay an appeals

court ruling striking down the state's gay marriage ban.

The nation's highest court granted a request from a county clerk in northern Virginia to delay a decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond that would have allowed forsame-sex couples to marry beginning Thursday morning. The state

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