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N. Ireland bakery threatened with legal action over refusing gay rights cake

Thursday, November 6, 2014
The requested cake, as provided by another bakery.
A Christian-owned bakery in Northern Ireland that earlier this year refused to make a cake for a local gay rights organization’s event, has been ordered to apologize and pay compensation or face legal action. In July, Ashers Baking Co., in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, refused to bake a novelty cake featuring Sesame Street characters...

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Bakery refuses cake for same-sex couple after ‘talking to Jesus for 2 weeks’

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Cake Pros in Schuylkill Haven, Pa.
SCHUYKILL HAVEN, Pa. -- A bakery in Schuylkill County, Pa., is the latest Pennsylvania business to deny service to a same-sex couple after the owner "talked to Jesus for two weeks." Jennifer and Bethany Petrich tells WBRE-TV they wanted a cake for a ceremony to renew their vows.

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Christian-owned bakery faces court action after refusing ‘gay marriage’ cake

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
The requested cake, as provided by another bakery.
A Christian-owned bakery in Northern Ireland could face government action for refusing to bake a novelty cake featuring Sesame Street characters Bert and Ernie and the slogan “support gay marriage.” Ashers Baking Co., in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, canceled the order, which was to also featured the logo of the gay rights group QueerSpace...

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Indiana bakery latest to tell same-sex couples: ‘No cake for you’

Friday, March 14, 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS — A same-sex couple claims an Indiana bakery discriminated against them when it refused to bake a cake for their commitment ceremony.

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Colo. baker appeals ruling that he stop discriminating against same-sex couples

Monday, January 6, 2014
Dave Mullins and Charlie Craig picket the bakery that refused them service.
DENVER -- A conservative Christian organization has appealed a judge's ruling against a suburban Denver baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony.

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Judge orders Colo. bakery to offer wedding cakes for same-sex couples

Friday, December 6, 2013
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DENVER -- A baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony must serve gay couples despite his religious beliefs or face fines, a judge said Friday.

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Court hears discrimination case against bakery over wedding cake denial

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
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DENVER -- A Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony should not be forced to violate his religious beliefs, his attorney told a judge deciding whether the cake-maker should be made to accommodate gay couples.

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Bakers say gay activists used ‘mafia-style tactics’ to shut down their business

Wednesday, September 4, 2013
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The owners of an Oregon bakery at the center of a complaint for refusing to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple are speaking out, and say gay rights activists used "militant" and "mean-spirited, mafia-style tactics" to shut down their business.

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Bakery that refused wedding cake for lesbian couple closes its doors

Monday, September 2, 2013
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GRESHAM, Ore. -- The Oregon bakery that is the target of a discrimination complaint for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple's wedding, has closed its doors.

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Gay couple pursuing discrimination complaint against Colo. bakery

Thursday, June 6, 2013
Brennan Linsley, APDave Mullins (right) with his husband Charlie Craig.
DENVER -- A gay couple is pursuing a discrimination complaint against a Colorado bakery, saying the business refused them a wedding cake to honor their ceremony and alleging that the owners have a history of turning away same-sex couples.

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