Judge Rules In Favor Of Homophobic Baker + More News

A California judge has ruled in favor of a bakery owner who refused to make wedding cakes for a same-sex couple because it violated her Christian beliefs.

Some news items you might have missed:

Edge Media: A California judge has ruled in favor of a bakery owner who refused to make wedding cakes for a same-sex couple because it violated her Christian beliefs.

LGBTQ Nation: Out Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) has been trying to defend herself after a Chicago Police officer who was found to have ties to the white nationalist, neo-fascist, and anti-LGBTQ Proud Boys did not lose his job.

Sky News: Former UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has dropped out of the race to return to the job he left just months ago. Rishi Sunak, former finance minister, has a significant lead over Penny Mordaunt, the only other remaining candidate. If he wins, Sunak will become the third prime minister this year.

Axios: There have been multiple complaints of voter intimidation in Arizona since early voting began two weeks ago – including one claiming “camo clad people” of taking pictures while an early ballot was dropped off outside the Maricopa County election headquarters.

Houston Chronicle: Donald Trump still hasn’t paid the city of El Paso for services provided for a presidential rally in 2019. The Donald owes the city $569,204 for transportation, security and a 21-percent late fee.

Xtra: Transgender Americans will now be allowed to self-identify their gender when applying for Social Security cards.