The couple who tried to order a wedding cake from Jack Phillips actually tried to avoid politics when they decided to get married.
What was expected to be a close vote with wide-ranging effects came down as a narrow decision with limited reach.
Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the opinion for the court, which voted 7-2 to reverse a lower court's ruling.
Police say the two men were stabbed with a pocket knife as they left The Church nightclub, holding hands.
These are the possible outcomes that could be decided by the nation’s highest court when it comes to the Masterpiece Cakeshop case.
The justice has been both the court's most visible defender of gay rights as well as its greatest supporter of free speech.
About 3,200 inmates in America's state and federal prisons identified as transgender in 2012, according to the latest available data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
In a letter to school parents, principal William Kohut said both vocal instructors returned to their positions after "appropriate action."
Emma Oosterhous was recently awarded a prestigious Marshall scholarship.
The backdrop to all this: a commission ruling in favor of a gay couple against the owner of Masterpiece Cake in Lakewood.