- That means a lower court's ruling against a Christian baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple will stand.Read more
The court rejected the baker's argument that making a wedding cake for a gay couple violated his first amendment rights.
Three years ago, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple, citing religious objections to same-sex marriage.
Colorado law says a business can’t deny services based on factors like race and sexual orientation. But some business owners want an exemption to follow their conscience.
Lakewood baker Jack Phillips was sued by a gay couple after he refused to make a cake to celebrate their wedding in 2012.