Religious Liberty

Anthony Kennedy Opens New Chapter in American Pluralism

By William N. Eskridge, Jr. & Robin Fretwell Wilson ● Real Clear Religion ● 07/18/2018


The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission read like a legislative roadmap for a new kind of pluralism. In a 7–2 decision, the Court found in favor of the Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.