Inverting Animus: Masterpiece Cakeshop and the New Minorities

  title={Inverting Animus: Masterpiece Cakeshop and the New Minorities},
  author={Melissa E. Murray},
  journal={The Supreme Court Review},
  pages={257 - 297}
Masterpiece Cakeshop v Colorado Human Rights Commission has been discussed in fairly specific terms—the collision of liberty and equality; or, more particularly, religious freedom versus antidiscrimination norms. This frame is certainly accurate, though hardly exhaustive. There are a number of lenses through which we might understand this case. And, indeed, different lenses may cast the Court’s decision in entirely new lights, bringing the decision into conversations that may, at first blush… 
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