GAY CAKES: Bakery Owner Ordered to Make Cakes for Gay Wedding

Published on June 2, 2014

DENVER (AP) — A state panel is ordering a Colorado baker to make cakes for gay wedding.

Colorado’s Civil Rights Commission on Friday upheld a judge’s ruling that baker Jack Phillips cannot refuse to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples. The panel says doing so violates state laws prohibiting businesses from discriminating against gay people.

Phillips is a devout Christian who says he will make other cakes for gay couples but not ones for weddings. He was sued by a gay couple after refusing to make a cake for their reception.

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