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Supreme Court Gives The Green Light To Trump's Travel Ban & Will Hear Appeal From Homophobic 'Cake Artist'!

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It's already been quite the week for the Supreme Court!

The court announced it would allow parts of Donald Trump's 90-day travel ban to go into effect on Monday, and will hear oral arguments on the case in October.

This ruling overturns lower court orders that blocked the controversial order, which will apply to travelers coming from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen.

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Though the court did leave a category of foreigners protected, those "with a credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States" — meaning students accepted to U.S. universities and employees who have accepted jobs with a company in the States.

The justices will hear arguments in the case in October, after the ban allows the government to conduct an internal review of the screening procedures for visa applicants from those countries.

But first, justices have an even more controversial confection to devour!

Also on Monday, the Supreme Court agreed to hear an appeal from the Colorado baker who refused to create a same-sex wedding cake for

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Baker Who Refused To Bake A Cake For Gay Couple Gets Burnt By The Court! Find Out What His Legal Loss Means For LGBT Discrimination HERE!

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This is fantastic!

Back in July 2012, engaged couple Charlie Craig and David Mullins went to local bakery Masterpiece Cakeshop and asked for a wedding cake with the Sesame Street characters Bert and Ernie on it with the words "Support Gay Marriage" in icing.

Baker Jack Phillips refused to make it for them, citing religious reasons. However, he did provide them other baked good options.

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Charlie and David took him to court for damages for discrimination and Phillips lost.

Phillips then took the case to an appeals court in Colorado where — despite Patrick Stewart's surprising support of the Bakery — it was just ruled by a judge that the baker CANNOT cite religion as his reason to refuse to bake a wedding cake for gay couples.

The couple was represented by the deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, Louise Melling, who said:

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