Despite the armistice with the state, the specter remains that another complaint could be made.
Colorado Civil Rights Commission
The Supreme Court purposely left the big questions unresolved when it decided the Masterpiece case last summer. These three suits nationwide could answer them.
Anti-Discrimination Or Religious Freedom? The Masterpiece Question Is Back In Arizona, Colorado Courts
Because SCOTUS didn’t settle the looming question on whether the First Amendment guarantees of religious freedom are more important than a state or city’s anti-discrimination laws, similar cases are again simmering in lower courts.
When Jack Phillips refused to bake another cake in 2017, it ignited another legal battle between the Lakewood baker and Colorado.
Lawyers for baker Jack Phillips filed a preliminary injunction after the state filed a motion to dismiss Phillips' suit against the Colorado Civil Rights Commission and Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Lawyers for Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips, filed a federal lawsuit against the Colorado Civil Rights Commission and Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Phillips says the six years since his first encounter with Dave Mullins and Charlie Craig has been a trial for his Christian faith.
The couple who tried to order a wedding cake from Jack Phillips actually tried to avoid politics when they decided to get married.
The former commissioner made the controversial statements about religion that the Supreme Court cited in its ruling for baker Jack Phillips.
Baker Jack Phillips was back at the bakery today, greeting supporters and customers, as the couple struggled with the decision with their lawyers.