What’s Next for Civil Rights After the Supreme Court’s Masterpiece Ruling?

On Monday June 4th the Supreme Court announced their 7 to 2 ruling in favor of the Lakewood Masterpiece Cakestore, which had refused to bake a wedding cake for a same sex couple. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor cast the lone dissenting votes

In July 2012 Charlie Craig and David Mullins tried to order a custom wedding cake when Masterpiece’s owner Jack Phillips declined their request, informing the couple that he did not create wedding cakes for same-sex marriages owing to his Christian religious beliefs.

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