When the High Court ruled in favor of a baker who refused to put together a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because of his religious beliefs, it made national news – and put employers everywhere in a tricky spot regarding free speech.
It also left things pretty open-ended on the issue of Free Speech.
‘Further elaboration in all courts’
In fact, in the ruling Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote:
“the outcome of cases like this in other circumstances must await further elaboration in the courts, all in the context of recognizing that these disputes must be resolved with tolerance,