Apple, Yelp CEOs call on Hutchinson to veto religion bill

March 27, 2015 10:48 PM

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The heads of two major companies are asking Gov. Asa Hutchinson to veto a religious protection bill that opponents call discriminatory.

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday posted tweets to his more than 1 million followers critical of House Bill 1228, the Conscience Protection Act. That came a day after Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman wrote in an open letter on the company blog that laws like HB1228 set a "terrible precedent" and hurt the econo...

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