Gay cake appeal In February, Peter Tatchell, prominent gay rights activist, gave his support to the McArthurs as their court appeal was delayed until May. The Christian Institute The delay is due to legal arguments put forward by the Attorney General, concerning Northern Irish legislation upon which the McArthurs’ legal team were neutral. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.