The justice has been both the court's most visible defender of gay rights as well as its greatest supporter of free speech.
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Colorado's Neil Gorsuch has now heard more than 60 cases on issues including gerrymandering, fees paid to unions and the privacy of certain cellphone records.
The Arizona-based conservative legal organization has won five cases in the Supreme Court over the past three years.
Oral arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission will be heard Dec. 5.
The food makers say that once they open their doors for business, they don't get to choose their customers.
Amy Howe of SCOTUSblog, tells Colorado Matters the court's ruling could have big implications for all states with public accommodation laws.
In light of Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer, the U.S. Supreme Court has sent DougCo voucher cases back to Colorado for another look.
The justices' action Tuesday follows a ruling a day earlier that was cheered by religious rights groups
The court will review a Colorado court decision that found baker Jack Phillips and his Masterpiece Cakeshop discriminated against the gay couple under Colorado law.
But Bennet's vote won't stop Gorsuch's ascendance to the Supreme Court after Republicans deployed the "nuclear option" earlier Thursday.