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The Great Supreme Court Cake-Off: Christian Bakers vs. Gay Weddings

The biggest religious freedom case of 2017, Masterpiece Cakeshop, begins oral arguments today. The case of a Christian baker in Colorado who refused to make a cake for a same-sex wedding gets its big day in court today. While Jack Phillips’s legal team has emphasized his right to artistic expression as a cake decorator, many following his US Supreme Court case focus on another legal matter at stake: religious freedom.
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