Video Clip: The Supreme Court Hears the Masterpiece Cakeshop Case

Description

Elizabeth Wydra and Carrie Severino previewed the upcoming court case Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. They provided background and perspectives on the different sides involved in the case. The Masterpiece Cakeshop case weighs the First Amendment rights of businesses with the rights of individuals to not be discriminated against. The case stems from a cake shop in Colorado who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple.

6 minutes

Keywords

  • Compelled Speech
  • Discriminate
  • Establishment Clause
  • Free Speech
  • Freedom Of Expression
  • Freedom Of Religion
  • Supreme Court

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