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Woman Announces Candidacy Against Kim Davis For Rowan Co .Clerk

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MOREHEAD, Ky. (LEX 18) - A woman who organized the "Rowan County Rights Organization" in the wake of the Kim Davis controversy has announced her candidacy for Rowan County Clerk...the same office Davis still holds.

Davis announced earlier this week that she intends to run for Rowan County Clerk again. Her time in the office has been fraught with controversy.

Following the Supreme Court decision that effectively legalized same-sex marriage, Davis disobeyed a court order to issue marriage licenses on the grounds of her religious beliefs. She spent five days in jail and was sued by several couples, both heterosexual and homosexual.

In an email sent to LEX 18 News, Nashia Fife says she has filed paperwork to run against Davis. 

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