Denver Bakery Wins Right To Refuse To Make Anti-Gay Wedding Cakes
They have that right. Yet people of faith are not accorded the same right.
Via 7News Denver:
Colorado’s legal battles between religious freedom and gay rights continue to play out in the not-so-sweet arena of bakery cake requests.
Last week, the Colorado Civil Rights Division ruled that Denver’s Azucar Bakery did not discriminate against William Jack, a Christian from Castle Rock, by refusing to make two cakes with anti-gay messages and imagery that he requested last year.
The dispute began March 13, 2014 when Jack went to the bakery at 1886 S. Broadway and requested two cakes shaped like bibles. He asked that one cake have the image of two groomsmen holding hands in front of a cross with a red “X” over them. He asked that the cake be decorated with the biblical verses, “God hates sin. Psalm 45:7″ and “Homosexuality is a detestable sin. Leviticus 18:2″, according to the Civil Rights Divisions’ decision. More