"I told them she was under hospice care, bedridden. She wasn't able to come," he said.
Officials still refused to give him a license.
Fulton County Probate Judge Pinkie Toomer said it's difficult to send a worker to someone's home because of security issues, but she told Channel 2 she’s looking into the case.
Gillilan said the marriage license would mean the world to her.
"This is the best thing I can have,” she said. “There's no way for me to walk down the aisle.”
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