Posts Tagged: Klein

The Rising “Price of Citizenship” – from 7k to 135k

July 3, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Free Speech, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Do we celebrate independence by forcing Americans to act against their conscience or pay a heavy fine?

We’re sadly now seeing the consequences of state government passing laws that force citizens to make this choice:

In 2013, Elaine Huguenin from … Read more

$135,000 – The Price of Personal Beliefs

April 24, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

A judge in Oregon recommended today an order demanding that Aaron and Melissa Klein pay fines totaling $135,000 because they declined to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.

In January 2013 a customer walked into Sweet Cakes by Melissa … Read more

Interview: The Klein family story – fined $135k for living out their faith

April 2, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Aaron and Melissa Klein have been fined $135,000 and a “cease and desist” gag order placed on them against speaking out about what happened because they declined to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.

“People don’t understand that it’s … Read more