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How Obergefell Could Hurt Gay Couple In Cakeshop Case

Law360, Washington (December 1, 2017, 4:28 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision legalizing gay marriage was a watershed moment in the fight for LGBT rights, but legal experts say Justice Anthony Kennedy’s majority opinion could spell trouble for same-sex couples in one of this term’s biggest cases.

The court ruled in the 2015 case Obergefell v. Hodges that the rights of same-sex couples to marry is protected by the U.S. Constitution, striking down bans on the practice in 13 states in perhaps the single greatest leap forward in the LGBT rights movement...
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