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2016-FEB to OCT: Northern Ireland:

"Freedom to discriminate" court case
involving a cake celebrating gay marriage.

"Conscience bill" proceeds in
the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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2014-DEC: Givan proposes a "Freedom of Conscience Amendment Bill:

Paul Givan proposed a Northern Ireland Freedom of Conscience Amendment Bill, after controversy and legal action arose over a religious bakery, "Ashers Baking Company", having refused to bake a cake in support of same-sex marriage.

A consultation document launched by Lagan Valley DUP MLA Paul Givan on a Private Members Bill is is introducing to the Northern Ireland Assembly where he is proposing to enhance the Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006.

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Copyright © 2016 by Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Original posting: 2016-OCT-31 -Samhain/Halloween
Latest update : 2016-OCT-31
Author: B.A. Robinson

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