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  1. Roberta Kaplan Looks for Close, Narrow Ruling in Cakeshop CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Advocate

    ... not to sell wedding cakes to anyone. What are your thoughts on the concern raised by some justices, such as Stephen Breyer, that an opinion in Phillips's favor could blow a huge hole in antidiscrimination law and possibly "undermine every civil ...

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  2. High court seems divided in same-sex wedding cake caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... and, in the case of Colorado and more than 21 other states, sexual orientation. "What is the line?" Justice Stephen Breyer asked Phillips' lawyer, Kristen Waggoner of the conservative Christian legal organization Alliance Defending Freedom. "Now, ...

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  3. U.S. Supreme Court justices signal Masterpiece Cake case will be difficult decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Coastal Courier

    ... statute while making some kind of compromise for people of sincere belief on the other side," said Justice Stephen Breyer. "I can't think of a way to do it." Oral arguments lasted nearly 90 minutes, as the justices' many calls for clarification ...

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  4. Supreme Court Seems Split In Case Of Baker Vs. Same-Sex Couple; Eyes Now On KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... cake without any message on it for a wedding? Now that - that really does baffle me, I have to say," Justice Stephen Breyer said. Jack Phillips' artistry is different, Waggoner insisted, contending at one point that a chef is not engaged in speech ...

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  5. 'How Do You Draw a Line?' Key Moments From the Supreme Court's Wedding Cake CaseALM MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Yahoo!

    ... doors to the general public must not reject customers because of who they are. "What is the line?" Justice Stephen Breyer asked Kristen Waggoner of Alliance Defending Freedom, counsel to Colorado baker Jack Phillips in . "We want some kind of ...

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  6. U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument In Case That Raises Issue Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | JD Supra

    On November 28, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court heard argument in Cyan, Inc. v. Beaver County Employees Retirement Fund , No.

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  7. Justices Ginsburg and Kagan Ask About the Artistry of Wedding CakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The New Yorker

    ... any retail business with religious owners from exempting itself from anti-discrimination laws? Justice Stephen Breyer cut through the comedy to make this serious point. "The reason we're asking these questions is because obviously we want some kind ...

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  8. Kennedy Wrestles with Wedding Cake Case at Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News Max

    ... same position as Phillips, but not the others because what they do is "not speech." More generally, Justice Stephen Breyer in an exchange with Francisco said his concern is the court would have "no way of confining" a decision in favor of Phillips. ...

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  9. The Supreme Court is divided in a gay wedding cake caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Economist

    ... design" would not be protected under the First Amendment. Reflecting on this mish-mash of answers, Justice Stephen Breyer admitted to being "baffle[d]" by the proposition that Michelangelo is "not protected when he creates the Laurentian stairs", ...

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  10. Lots of juicy SCOTUS relists for sentencing fansRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... Amendment, in light of contemporary standards of decency." In other words, the case seeks to answer Justice Stephen Breyer's call to bring an end to capital punishment.... There's plenty for nerds to love about the remaining eight cases.... Lindsey ...

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  11. SCOTUS Justices Divided in Case of Christian Baker Who Refused to Make Same-Sex Wedding CakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Townhall

    ... broader implications the case would have for discrimination by business owners against gay couples. Justice Stephen Breyer told Francisco that he was concerned that the court might have "no way of confining" a decision in favor of Phillips. ...

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  12. Can States Compel You to Bake a Cake Against Your Will? The Supreme Court Will Decide.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... lawyers to narrowly define a theory about when the state can or can't butt in. "What is the line?" Justice Stephen Breyer asked at one point. "The reason we're asking these questions is because obviously we want some kind of distinction that will ...

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  13. Masterpiece Theater: SCOTUS Debates Cake Baker's RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Family Research Council

    ... an "artist." "What about a florist, a chef or a makeup artist?" Justice Elana Kagan asked. Obviously, Justice Stephen Breyer said, "we want a distinction that will not undermine every single civil rights law." As U.S. Solicitor General Noel ...

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  14. What Masterpiece Cakeshop Oral Arguments Suggest About the Future of LGBT DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Religion Dispatched

    ... then asked to design an identical cake to commemorate the Ku Klux Klan. Could the baker say no? As Justice Stephen Breyer put it, "We need a distinction [among these scenarios] to not undermine every civil rights law." Breyer returned to this point ...

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  15. 'How Do You Draw a Line?' Key Moments From the Supreme Court's Wedding Cake CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Law.com

    ... doors to the general public must not reject customers because of who they are. "What is the line?" Justice Stephen Breyer asked Kristen Waggoner of Alliance Defending Freedom, counsel to Colorado baker Jack Phillips in . "We want some kind of ...

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  16. Is the Supreme Court softening on Donald Trump's travel ban?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Economist

    ... Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor dissenting (without an opinion) from the new order, it seems Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan, two liberal-leaning jurists, have joined Justice Kennedy on the conservative end of the ban. That line-up, ...

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  17. SCOTUS Masterpiece arguments: Kennedy blasts Colorado as "neither tolerant nor respectful"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Hot Air

    ... make a statement like that. Pressed further by Justice Kennedy, he then says, yes, he disavows it. Meanwhile, Stephen Breyer was hoping for a compromise rather than a precedent-setting decision. Yarger declined, saying none was possible: Justice ...

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  18. Who are the Supreme Court justices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Fox News

    U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts leads Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , Justice Anthony Kennedy, Justice Clarence Thomas, Justice Stephen Breyer, Justice Elena Kagan , Justice Samuel Alito, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Justice Neil Gorsuch. The Supreme Court on Tuesday will begin to hear oral arguments in one of the most contentious national debates - whether a Colorado baker can legally refuse to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex wedding.

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  19. Kennedy seems conflicted in Supreme Court wedding cake caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... it is not speech." Kagan replied: "Some people might say that about cakes, you know?" More generally, Justice Stephen Breyer said, "What is the line? That's what everybody is trying to get to." When Colorado Solicitor General Frederick Yarger and ...

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  20. Supreme Court lifts temporary injunction blocking Trump's Travel Ban 3.0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | The Washington Post

    ... the reasons for lifting the preliminary injunctions. At the very least, I am skeptical that liberal Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan really believe that the case against Travel Ban 3.0 is utterly without merit. Yet they were among the seven ...

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