The motion filed in federal court tries to repeal the ban approved in 2004. There are only a few days for the state, until January 24, to respond.
An attempt to overturn the trial was filed on July 2014 but, a few days ago, it has been rejected by US District Judge William Duffy. The trial would take place.
However, according to WXIA-TV, Attorneys fighting for marriage equality say a wild-card motion could be filed that eliminates the trial and paves the way for gay marriage – or they could wait until as late as June 2016, if the case heads to the US Supreme Court.