Early this month, the Idaho Supreme Court denied custody and visitation rights to a gay woman who raised a child with her former partner in a decision that reflected state laws that have not been updated since same-sex marriage was legalized.
The court took up an appeal by Jack Phillips, a baker who runs Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, just outside Denver, of a state court ruling that his refusal violated a Colorado anti-discrimination law.
"The constitution guarantees me the right to practice my faith, my religion, anywhere, any time", Phillips said in 2015.
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Runkles-Pearson said the Sweet Cakes by Melissa case, and others like it, are challenges to anti-discrimination laws. To do otherwise would be to weaken public accommodation and employment laws across the nation that protect people daily from the possible discriminatory practices of the owners of businesses, renters of apartments, sellers of homes, and employers.
Gottlieb said the case was important because Second Amendment rights are too essential to be restricted for life over nonviolent misdemeanor crimes like the ones involved in the case.
The court stated that same-sex couples must have the right to the "full constellation of benefits" of marriage.
About a half-dozen other artists in the wedding industry are challenging state laws requiring them to produce work for same-sex ceremonies. Gorsuch has so far been one of the more conservative members of the high court. His arguments lost in Colorado courts, but will now move on to the Supreme Court.
In a separate opinion, Gorsuch, joined by Justice Clarence Thomas, clarified that the case should be applied broadly throughout the country to make it clear discrimination against religious practice isn't tolerated on the playground or anywhere else.
The landmark case was taken up on Monday - two years to the day after America's top court legalised same-sex marriage nationwide.
Craig and Mullins filed a civil rights complaint and won, first before an administrative court judge, then before the state Civil Rights Commission, and finally before the Colorado Court of Appeals.
Addressing a meeting of her cabinet, May promised "a major national investigation" in how this had happened, her spokesman said. A strict Government interpretation of building regulations has been blamed for scores of high-rise towers failing fire tests.
Disney is used to adoring fans but one man has topped them all, visiting its California theme park 2,000 days in a row. Many times he says he'll just walk around or find a place to sit and watch people while listening to the area music.
The euro leaped 0.9% against the dollar to $1.1284, while eurozone government bond yields also rose sharply. Bank of America was up 1.4 per cent and JPMorgan rose 0.8 per cent, providing the biggest boost to the S&P.
The specs are unknown but we expect a mid-range chip like that of past year , probably the Snapdragon 626. In the past few weeks, we have seen a number of new ASUS devices on TENAA and from some other sources.
It seems like that's not the case as the company has earlier promised the Android O update for OnePlu 3 and 3T. The team chose to focus on 1080p stabilization as well as stabilization for the selfie camera.
Finally, First Financial Equity Corporation bought a new position in Micron Technology during the first quarter worth $243,000. Also, Director Mercedes Johnson sold 27,242 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, April 28th.
Palestinian terror group Hamas has rejected the Islamic State's claim on an attack which killed an Israeli police officer Friday. In the second incident, a Palestinian fatally stabbed a border policewoman before being shot dead by police.
To check if your Verizon Tab S2 has an update, open the Settings app and navigate to About Software updates Check for updates. The design of the Samsung Galaxy Note FE will not be as impressive as the one of the upcoming Galaxy Note 8 .
An agreement reached in 2004 was supported by Turkish Cypriots but overwhelmingly rejected by the island's Greek speakers. Eide said that the Greek-Cypriot and Turkish-Cypriot positions still diverge on the issue of security and guarantees.
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Finally, Wells Fargo & Company reissued a hold rating on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a research note on Sunday, June 4th. Lowe Brockenbrough & Company Inc increased Wal Mart Stores Inc Com (WMT) stake by 109.24% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.
Europe's once positive world view of US slips under Trump
The latest survey results showed that more positive views of the USA were expressed by Canadians on the political right. Meanwhile, 64 percent expressed confidence in former President Barack Obama's presidency on the same parameters.
Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal
"But we're still working toward getting at least 50 people in a comfortable place" to vote for the measure, McConnell said . While Democratic opposition to the bill, as expected, is high, GOP support for the Senate GOP's plan is very soft.
Bromance as Trump and Modi hail friendship at first talks
On security issues, both US and Indian leaders emphasised the importance of combating terrorism, including intelligence exchanges. Trump's meet was high on agenda important for the U.S. like jobs creation, business deals in defence, energy and airlines.
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Kaufmann said, estimating that about 40 percent of his Christian Democratic colleagues favored allowing same-sex marriage. But, defending his SPD party boss, its parliamentary group head Thomas Oppermann said Schulz has struck the right tone.
Turkey rejects Arab terms to Qatar, US urges sides to talk
Shia-dominated Iran, an arch-rival of Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia, has stepped in by shipping Qatar tonnes of fruit and vegetables. The Al Udeid Air Base, just 20 miles southwest of the Qatari capital of Doha, is host to some 11,000 USA military personnel.