Tulsa County to pay $300K in fees in same-sex marriage case

May 7, 2015 10:13 AM

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Tulsa County will pay nearly $300,000 in attorney fees that were incurred during its unsuccessful defense of Oklahoma's ban on same sex-marriage.

The Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/1FR9nrT ) reports a district judge awarded attorneys for a lesbian couple almost $300,000 in fees and costs related to the county's appeal of a lower court ruling. Three attorneys for the couple had requested almost $400,000 in attorney fees and nearly $2,000 in costs.

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