TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jun 27, 2014

Roane County Circuit Court Judge Russell Simmons Jr. announced today that he is taking under advisement a high-profile divorce case involving two men who married legally in Iowa and want to divorce in Tennessee. The issue pertains to whether a same-sex divorce can be granted in a state where such marriages are banned. Simmons said he will render a written opinion soon. Knoxnews has more.