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By Jane Chastain
Special to Valley News 

The Supremes' commit dereliction of duty


Last updated 6/20/2018 at 3:54pm

In sports, a tie is said to be like kissing your sister.

The Supreme Court decision in Masterpiece Bakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, a case where a baker was punished for refusing to make a cake for a gay wedding, was something like that axiom. It was unrewarding for both sides.

The 7-2 decision ruled in favor of the baker, saying the state commission did not treat him fairly when it disparaged his religious beliefs. Also, the high court found the commission showed an obvious bias against the baker because it had upheld the right of other bakers to refuse to bake cakes with an...

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