In Texas the state Attorney General, Ken Paxton, has (idiotically) suggested that clerks don’t have to issue same-sex marriage licenses if it’s against their religion. This is, of course, illegal and leaves the clerk personally open to a very expensive lawsuit. No need for the clerks to worry though: Paxton assures that there are mysterious lawyers willing to defend these brave (eye-roll) clerks pro-bono. (yeah right)
Basically this bigot is throwing his poor, less well-connected bigoted underlings under the bus. He is clearly a shining moral light.
Anyways, some clerks are taking the bait:
If you know a same-sex couple who wants to get married and make a bunch of money suing somebody, the above article provides all the information they need.