(1) The right to be free from discrimination because of race, creed, religion, color,
sex, physical or mental disability, age, or national origin is recognized as and declared
to be a civil right. This right must include but not be limited to:
(a) the right to obtain and hold employment without discrimination; and
(b) the right to the full enjoyment of any of the accommodation facilities or privileges
of any place of public resort, accommodation, assemblage, or amusement.
(2) This section does not prevent the nonarbitrary consideration in adoption proceedings
of relevant information concerning the factors listed in subsection (1). Consideration of religious factors by a licensed child-placing agency that is affiliated
with a particular religious faith is not arbitrary consideration of religion within
the meaning of this section.
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