Sweet Cakes by Melissa, the Oregon bakery owned by Aaron and Melissa Klein which made national headlines over their refusal on religious grounds to bake a cake after they found out it was for a lesbian’s wedding, has closed for good. The bakery… Read
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Aaron Klein and his wife Melissa, co-owners of the now-closed Sweet Cakes by Melissa shop in Gresham, Ore., paid out more than $135,000 in damages to the lesbian couple they refused to bake a wedding cake for in January 2013.
Bakeries are not generally known for sparking controversy, but that's what happened at Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Oregon, when owner Aaron Klein refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple. In January, one of the bri...
Sweet Cakes by Melissa, a bakery in Gresham, Oregon, has shuttered its storefront after owner Aaron Klein refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The brides-to-be claimed Klein denied them their caked and called them a...
Owners Melissa and Aaron Klein still refuse to take responsibility for discriminating against customers.