Ohio bakery refuses to make birthday cake for woman after learning she's in a same-sex marriage
An Ohio bakery has come under the spotlight after news emerged it refused to bake a cake for a lesbian.
Candice Lowe said received a text message from Take the Cake bakery owner, notifying her of their decision not to serve her.
“I just realized you are in a same-sex relationship and we do not do cakes for same-sex weddings or parties…I’m so sorry, I wasn’t aware of this exactly until I saw your [Facebook] page. Take care :)”
Lowe married her wife Amanda two weeks ago and were eager to celebrate her birthday with a cake.
Candice said: “It wasn’t a wedding cake, it was just a birthday cake. A birthday cake has nothing to do with your sexual preference.Are you saying that, since we’re gay, we can’t eat cake?”
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