14-year-old shot and killed in Ensley

UPDATE: The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the teenage shooting victim as 14-year-old Miracle Stinson of Birmingham.

Amanda Keller holds a flag as she joins other gay marriage supporters in Linn Park, at the Jefferson County courthouse, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, in Birmingham, Ala. Alabama began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stop the marriages from beginning in the conservative southern state. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

Alabama gay marriage fight echoes states’ rights battles

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore’s judicial building office overlooks Montgomery’s Dexter Avenue, a history-soaked thoroughfare topped by the…