LAS VEGAS (AP) — Clark County commissioners are looking to give county clerks the authority to fine people who perform marriage ceremonies without the state's authorization in an effort to prevent fake marriages.
This year, Electic Daisy Carnival partnered with a Las Vegas wedding chapel to offer ceremonies on the site of the huge electronic music festival. We talk to one of the ministers about his experience performing marriages and commitment ceremonies at the music festival.
Same-sex couples aren't waiting for the Supreme Court to hear a challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act. They're already getting married, and even holding commitment ceremonies in states like Nevada where same-sex marriage is banned by law.