Five years ago, Dave Mullins and Charlie Craig walked into Masterpiece Cakeshop, a Colorado bakery, to purchase a cake for their wedding reception. But the bakery’s owner refused to serve them solely because they’re a same-sex couple.
On December 2 at 10:30 a.m., the ACLU of Arizona will partner with ONE Community for a community canvas: #OpenAZ Saturday. We’ll meet up to distribute Open for Business to Everyone signs and will go out to local businesses asking them to sign the UNITY Pledge and display a sign showing that they are Open for Business to Everyone to support Dave and Charlie! It’s our chance to show that communities across the country stand for equality and fairness and against discrimination,
On December 5, the ACLU will be at the Supreme Court, arguing on behalf of Dave and Charlie that businesses that open their doors to the public do not have a constitutional right to discriminate.