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Brownback says jailing of Kentucky clerk is in ‘the court’s wisdom’

Gov. Sam Brownback, an opponent of same-sex marriage, said Friday that a judge’s decision to jail a Kentucky clerk for her refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples was in “the court’s wisdom.” That’s a strikingly different tone than the one his office used in June when it called the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage a “prime example of a judiciary unrestrained by the rule of law.”
Northwest head coach Steve Martin addresses his team after they beat west side arrival Bishop Carol 31 - 24 on Friday night.
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Chiefs complete perfect preseason with 24-17 victory over Rams

At the end of day, the Chiefs’ 24-17 victory over the St. Louis Rams in their final preseason game won’t mean much in the grand scheme of things. But the Chiefs did finish the preseason undefeated. And don’t say Thursday’s game didn’t mean anything to the 40-plus or so players who were fighting for jobs.

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