California Kama Kaina and Mathew Rivera were denied service because they are gay and their wedding “conflicts” with the owners religious beliefs.
On November 26, Kama Kaina contacted Janet Zimmerman Catering with a request to cater his wedding to his longtime partner, Mathew Rivera. Zimmerman, who had been recommended by the couple’s planned venue in Big Bear, Calif., initially agreed. But several hours later, she sent an email expressing a change of heart because of her “Christian beliefs.”
“Thank you for contacting me in regards to your upcoming wedding,” Zimmerman wrote to Kaina, according to an email forwarded to The Advocate. “I really appreciate that you were honest with me and gave me a heads up that this would be a same sex marriage. I hope that you will also appreciate when I am honest with you when I say that catering your wedding would comprise [sic] my Christian beliefs and I will be unable to accept this job. I am sure that you will be able to find someone who will better suit your needs.”
Zimmerman apparently used Facebook to operate her catering company, however as of this writing her page is coincidently down
These hate stories are getting as old as Maggie Gallaghers ass.
via California Caterer Refuses to Serve Gay Wedding Over ‘Christian Beliefs’ | Advocate.com.