Statements from Governor Brian Sandoval and Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto on Federal Appeals Court Ruling

October 9, 2014

“This action brings finality to the issue of same sex marriage in Nevada,” said Governor Brian Sandoval.

“Based on this most recent action from the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada there are no remaining legal requirements that prevent Nevada county clerks from issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples,” said Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto.