Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Christian Cake Bakers and Gay Coffee Shop Owners: Why Freedom of Association Is for Everybody - Hit & Run : Reason.com
It's also easy to watch it and immediately think about the upcoming Supreme Court case about whether the government can force a baker to prepare wedding cakes for gay couples. And some, like the legal scholar Jonathan Turley, are doing exactly that. If a coffee shop owner doesn't want to serve a group whose positions he finds disagreeable and offensive, is that subtantially different from a baker refusing to do work for a same-sex marriage he finds offensive?