Rosky Interviewed by Salt Lake Tribune on Balance of LGBT Rights and Religious Freedom

Cliff_Rosky_qrhtc5Professor Cliff Rosky was quoted in the January 29, 2015 edition of The Salt Lake Tribune in a story titled, “Balancing LGBT, religious rights won’t be easy, Mormon leaders concede.”

In the tug of war between religious freedom and LGBT rights, neither side will get everything it wants, two Mormon apostles said Thursday.

“Neither right is an absolute,” explained Dallin H. Oaks, a member of the LDS Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and a former Utah Supreme Court justice. “Each has exceptions.” …

The challenge, according to Cliff Rosky, board chairman for Equality Utah and a law professor at the University of Utah, is finding a way to carve out the protections the church seems to be seeking without giving individuals carte blanche to discriminate.

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