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Gay Couple Makes Florist Choose Between Supporting Gay Rights or Getting Sued

Posted on April 11th, 2013 at 17:02 by John Sinteur in category: Pastafarian News -- Write a comment

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After five weeks of biting their tongues, a gay couple in Richland, Washington, is making a loaded offer to a florist who refused to sell them flowers based her biblical belief that “marriage is between a man and a woman.”

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This would be the second lawsuit against Stutzman, who was sued by the state yesterday in Benton County Superior Court for discrimination under the consumer protection act. And given Stutzman’s stubbornness thus far, these two cases may be on track to become the county’s biggest gay-rights-versus-religious-liberty battle to date.

Their lawyer’s letter is a piece of beauty.

And if you ever wonder why equal rights are so important, wonder no more

  1. What U.S. needs especially (as well as other parts of the world), is a strong anti-religious backlash that pushes religious and personal moral beliefs out of the realm of public governance. But of course with such a high level of public illiteracy, especially in the supposedly literate U.S, I doubt that will happen.

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