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Should businesses be able to refuse service on religious grounds?
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489 Votes

Should businesses be able to refuse service on religious grounds?

Yes, their choice

12

No, that's unfair

9

Yes, their choice

12 Comments
Karen Servo
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Karen Servo

If you own a business in this country you should be able to refuse service to anyone at anytime for any reason!

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Louise Baker
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Louise Baker

What happened to the basic law a business can refuse service to anyone? It is their business. If people do not like their policy’s, shop somewhere else!!

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Pat McDonald
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Pat McDonald

It's a free market and and we have a constitution that provides religious freedom. There are other choices available so if someone doesn't like their position go somewhere else to get the product.

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Glynn Griffith
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Glynn Griffith

Their rights should NOT be violated for someone else.

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Clerin Thomas
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Clerin Thomas

Absolutely. Why are their rights any different than anyone else?

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Dave Voiles
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Dave Voiles

Your individual freedoms don't end just because you own a business. The best way to fight a business you don't like is to not give them YOUR business. That's how a democracy works. Suck it up!

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Tom Hamper
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Tom Hamper

Their business. Government stay out.

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Sam Ackerman
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Sam Ackerman

I have zero problem with a business not wanting to deal with a customer for ANY reason. It's up to them. However if they try to get others to follow their lead then I have a problem with it.

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Chris Crandall
Chris Crandall

Our business has been so busy lately, that we are refusing to work for anyone who is a Trump supporter. It's helped us catch up with overdue work orders. I agree with you. nobody should be forced.

Michael Ratcliff
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Michael Ratcliff

This group rejects biblical truths that we stand upon and believe. That is fine. So why should we be "forced" to accept their beliefs that we know to be wrong in God's eyes. Go to a different bakery.

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Janet Rawlings
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Janet Rawlings

I see lots of restaurant signs that say they have the right to refuse service, why not this business?

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Wanda Hancock
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Wanda Hancock

It is the freedom of this America that we can choose.

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No, that's unfair

9 Comments
Barbara Sherman
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Barbara Sherman

Should be fair. A particular group's money is just as good as anyone else. Bigotry should have no place in our society.

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k san
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k san

Absolutely not. Citing "religious grounds" is just code for prejudice vs. certain groups. Such groups are guaranteed equal protection under the law, and that fed law trumps any law that says otherwise

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Richard Dillard
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Richard Dillard

When you are open to the public you should not be able to refuse service except for health reasons, re: no shirt no shoes etc.

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Kathy Broderick-Davis
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Kathy Broderick-Davis

It's 2020, discrimination, of any kind, MUST STOP! It's disgusting how people/businesses hide behind their religion. Lest we forget - "Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself." - Matthew 22:39

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Samuel Johnson
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Samuel Johnson

That is not religious grounds. That is discrimination.

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Adam Ott
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Adam Ott

Its discrimination. If you are operating a business with a business license then you can't discriminate!

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P Robbins
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P Robbins

If a business is open to the public, it is open to the entire public. For example, religion has nothing to do with baking a cake. The baker was not invited to the wedding or asked to endorse it.

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dapper dog
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dapper dog

That's not just unfair it's illegal

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sharder8
sharder8

So one person's rights trump another person's rights? I thought everyone was created equal when it comes to life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness? The truth is, there are always other businss' tha

Do you use all your vacation time each year?
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326 Votes

Do you use all your vacation time each year?

Yes, I do!

2

No, I don't.

2

Yes, I do!

2 Comments
k san
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k san

I'm retired, so I'm on vacation all the time!

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No, I don't.

2 Comments
Brad Livsey
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Brad Livsey

When works available I work! Learned good work ethics from hard working parents! Plus, I'm a benefit to the company and am rewarded double time instead of vacation time per hour worked.

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Teresa Parsons
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Teresa Parsons

I'm retired, but hubby doesn't use all of his vacation time every year.

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Do you think violent juveniles should be eligible for parole?
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575 Votes

Do you think violent juveniles should be eligible for parole?

Yes, they should!

4

Absolutely not!

6

Yes, they should!

4 Comments
k san
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k san

Well, only if they have been rehabilitated, obviously.

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Larry Kennedy
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Larry Kennedy

Psychologically speaking teens lack the ability to consider consequences prior to making decisions and taking action. This isn't speculation, as there is scientific evidence that support this. Biologically the areas of the brain that are a part of decision making aren't fully developed until later.

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Jer W
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Jer W

If the belief is that adults convicted of violent crimes can be paroled because they won't re-offend, juveniles should also get that chance since they are more likely to change their life path than an adult.

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Lee Daggett
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Lee Daggett

Everybody makes mistakes especially kids

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Absolutely not!

6 Comments
Gabe West
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Gabe West

Kate brown must be impeached

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Brenda Gerardo Abbott
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Brenda Gerardo Abbott

I knew Barb, and to have her beaten by her son while conscious is beyond being eligible for parole . She was so nice and she loved him so much. I do believe some cases should be but not this one

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Rick Allen
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Rick Allen

NO we already have a horrible crime problem because the lunatic left is easy on criminals and hard on good citizens! The Dems do everything backwards, this country is in horrible shape and it IS DEFINITELY due the the Dems lack of any commonsense leadership!!

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Jon Krutsch
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Jon Krutsch

Do the crime, put in the time.

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Dianne Price
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Dianne Price

Especially for murder!! Every kid knows the difference between RIGHT & WRONG, from a young age!! The "teens" in question knew what they were doing!!

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