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NI: ‘Gay cake’ dispute referred to top European Court

NI: ‘Gay cake’ dispute referred to top European Court

The case involving a Northern Irish bakery, which refused to make a cake with a pro-gay message for a customer, has been referred to the European Court of Human Rights. Ashers Baking Co. in Belfast was found guilty of discrimination in 2015, for refusing to make a cake for Gareth Lee, iced with the words […]

Northern Ireland: Christian Baking Company Refuses To Bake ‘Support Gay Marriage’ Cake

Northern Ireland: Christian Baking Company Refuses To Bake ‘Support Gay Marriage’ Cake

A baking company in Northern Ireland are facing legal action from the British Government, after the company refused to bake a cake for a novelty cake in support of equal marriage. Ashers Baking Company, based in Newtownabbey in County Antrim, refused to bake a novelty cake featuring the Sesame Street characters, Bert & Ernie, alongside […]