An Oklahoma County special judge granted a divorce to a same-sex couple in August—then vacated that order a day later, court records show.
The case underscores continuing confusion in the state regarding same-sex marriages.
In July, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriages was unconstitutional, and Deanne R. Baker filed for the divorce within two weeks of that ruling from her spouse, Julie L. Baker. The women were married to each other in Iowa two years ago