The decision to take the so-called "gay cake" case to the European Court of Human Rights has disappointed Christian campaigners. Researchers, scientists and writers will all sit down to tease out some of the world's most pressing issues as evolving technology rapidly changes our world. US vice president Mike Pence will insist that Britain must "uphold the Good Friday agreement" regardless of the Brexit crisis when he visits Ireland on September 6 and 7, the White House has confirmed.
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These are external links and will open in a new window. A case involving a Christian bakery, which refused to make a cake with a slogan supporting same-sex marriage, has been referred to the European Court of Human Rights ECHR. Last year, the firm won its appeal at the UK Supreme Courtwhich ruled its actions were not discriminatory.
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Scenes of joy in Dublin Castle on May 23rd felt like a kind of secular Pentecost. Comment: If we love equality, Eighth Amendment is first obstacle that needs to go. Analysis: Voters take their cue from unenthusiastic, distracted politicians.
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Lawyers representing a man from Northern Ireland who sued a bakery for refusing to make a cake with pro-gay marriage message are going to Europe to challenge a supreme court ruling that its evangelical Christian owners had a right to refuse to bake it. Four years later the supreme court reversed earlier decisions at Belfast county court and court of appeal that Ashers had discriminated against Lee on the grounds of him being gay. They ruled therefore that there was no discrimination on those grounds.
Ireland has taken to the polls on Friday May 22 to vote on whether same-sex marriage should be legalin a referendum that has exposed sharp divisions between communities in this traditionally Catholic nation. The republic could become the first country in the world to vote for same-sex marriage in a historic referendum. Voters are asked whether or not to add an article to the Irish constitution saying: "Marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex. Ireland gay marriage referendum: how LGBT rights have improved across the world.