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Topic - Jack Phillips
A Colorado baker who refused to create a cake for a gay wedding is appealing the state's civil-rights commission's order requiring him to reeducate his employees.
A Colorado baker with long-held Christian beliefs who was just ordered by the state's Civil Rights Commission to abide by a judge's order and make cakes for same-sex partners said no — that's not going to happen.
Colorado's Civil Rights Commission on Friday ordered a baker to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples, finding his religious objections to the practice did not trump the state's anti-discrimination statutes.
A commission’s ruling that Colorado baker Jack Phillips must bake same-sex "wedding" cakes forces him to choose between violating his conscience and supporting his family, the baker’s lawyer said.
A Colorado court is making it a crime to refuse to cater to militant homosexual activists. Judge Robert N. Spencer held on Friday that a bakery owner who, citing his Christian religious beliefs, wouldn't bake a wedding cake for a homosexual couple must "cease and desist from discriminating" or pay fines so large that he'd go out of business.
A Colorado judge ruled Friday against a bakery owner who refused to prepare a cake for a gay couple's wedding reception.
A bakery owner who refused to prepare a wedding cake for a gay couple heads to court Wednesday in a case closely watched for its implications on religious freedom in a society that increasingly embraces same-sex marriage.
Supporters of same-sex marriage are taking their fight to new venues daily — first to the courts, then to state legislatures, and now to bakeries.
Charlie Craig and David Mullins, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union, sued Mr. Phillips after he refused to bake them a wedding cake in July 2012, citing his religious beliefs, although he told them he would bake them any other item.
"I'm not going to make cakes for same-sex weddings," said Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips, in The Blaze. "That violates my First Amendment speech ... and my duty as a Christian abiding by my Savior."