Justices spar in latest clash of religion and gay rights

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The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court’s conservative majority is sounding sympathetic to a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples.

But in arguments Monday, liberal justices suggested that allowing that discrimination could open the door to broader refusals by businesses to serve Black customers, Jewish or Islamic people, interracial couples and many others.

The Colorado case is the latest clash of religion and gay rights to land at the high court.

A case involving a Colorado baker and a wedding cake for a gay couple ended with a limited decision five years ago and is to return to the court.

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12/5/2022 2:16:08 PM (GMT -6:00)

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