Marina Medvin Posted: Jun 04, 2018
A bakery owned by a devout Christian, Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd, owned by Jack Phillips, was sued by a gay couple that intentionally targeted this business due to the owner’s religious beliefs.
Back in 2012, a gay couple asked Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd to bake them a cake for their gay wedding. Jack Phillips, the baker, advised them that he cannot do that because gay marriage conflicts with his religious beliefs and that he felt that baking the cake is a type of endorsement. Instead, he offered to sell the gay couple any pre-prepared goods from his bakery.
The couple anticipated this answer, as the baker was known for this practice. They sued him, asking the government to force the baker to bake their cake.......To Read More....