Wedding cake case caused turmoil for Colorado rights panel

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Wedding cake case caused turmoil for Colorado rights panel

Court did not rule on larger issue in case
Baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop Monday in Lakewood after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that his refusal to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because of his religious beliefs did not violate Colorado’s anti-discrimination law.
Baker Jack Phillips, right, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, hugs an unidentified man who was in Phillips’ shop Monday in Lakewood after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that his refusal to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because his religious beliefs did not violate Colorado’s anti-discrimination law.
Charlie Craig, front, and David Mullins talk about a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that sets aside a Colorado court decision against a baker who would not make a wedding cake for the same-sex couple as they meet reporters on Monday in Denver. The court did not decide the larger issue in the case, whether a business can refuse to serve gay and lesbian people.
Charlie Craig, right, joined by his partner, Dave Mullins, speaks during a rally in Denver Monday after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a baker who refused to make a cake for their wedding. Craig said Monday he will continue to fight against discrimination.

Wedding cake case caused turmoil for Colorado rights panel

Baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop Monday in Lakewood after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that his refusal to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because of his religious beliefs did not violate Colorado’s anti-discrimination law.
Baker Jack Phillips, right, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, hugs an unidentified man who was in Phillips’ shop Monday in Lakewood after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that his refusal to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because his religious beliefs did not violate Colorado’s anti-discrimination law.
Charlie Craig, front, and David Mullins talk about a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that sets aside a Colorado court decision against a baker who would not make a wedding cake for the same-sex couple as they meet reporters on Monday in Denver. The court did not decide the larger issue in the case, whether a business can refuse to serve gay and lesbian people.
Charlie Craig, right, joined by his partner, Dave Mullins, speaks during a rally in Denver Monday after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a baker who refused to make a cake for their wedding. Craig said Monday he will continue to fight against discrimination.
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