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Jack Phillips will be returning to the courtroom.
Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop, who has ruled out making various kinds of cakes he says would violate his Christian religious beliefs, will appeal the case to the Colorado Supreme Court.
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COMMENTARY: The unjust ruling by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals cries out to the Supreme Court for its reversal.
Phillips has said in the past that he not only has declined same-sex union cakes, but he also declines other types of cakes that go against his beliefs, including cakes for Halloween, bachelor parties, divorce, cakes with alcohol in the ingredients, and cakes with atheist messages.
The Christian baker and his attorney discuss why he declined to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding ceremony, how he has been affected by his legal ordeal, and the decision’s broader implications.
The court rebuked a Colorado civil-rights commission for ‘impermissible hostility’ toward Christian baker Jack Phillips’ religious beliefs, but shied away from ruling on broader free-speech issues.