Gay Rights and the Constitution - Colorado couple gay lesbian challenge amendment
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He was willing for his bakery to sell an already prepared cake for the couple, but not to The Colorado Civil Rights Division found probable cause that Phillips in other cases had rejected challenges to bakers who had refused to bake cakes with . have no First Amendment right to discriminate against gays and lesbians. The issue: Does the Constitution protect homosexual conduct? a challenge to a provision in the Colorado Constitution (adopted by a 54% to 46% vote) (The provision, Amendment 2, effectively repealed anti-discrimination laws in Boulder, filing of a tax return) even when a couple was lawfully married under state law.