Torte Reform

“The outcome of cases like this in other circumstances must await further elaboration in the courts, all in the context of recognizing that these disputes must be resolved with tolerance, without undue respect to sincere religious beliefs, and without subjecting gay persons to indignities when they seek goods and services in an open market.” NPR: In a Narrow Decision, Supreme Court Decides In Favor Of Baker Over Same-Sex Couple. As Nina Totenberg writes, the court largely “dodged a major ruling on the question of whether business owners can refuse services to gay individuals based on their religious objections.”

+ While today’s ruling was narrow, the efforts by the religious right to unleash a wave of legislation have been amazingly broad. From The Guardian: Project Blitz: the legislative assault by Christian nationalists to reshape America.

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