buntz: Wouldn't the argument be a scarf could get caught in the equipment whereas a cap couldn't?
JoieD'Zen: buntz: Wouldn't the argument be a scarf could get caught in the equipment whereas a cap couldn't?Liability. You'd bet she'd sue their asses off if it got caught in a non scarf friendly treadmill.
Planet Fitness booted me over this head covering:
Rapmaster2000: At the Coors gym, an employee said the dress code was sometimes waived but that it couldn't be in her case because the head covering was red, according to the complaint.I can see going the liability route, but I have no idea what this means.
you are a puppet: Ah Planet Fitness. The gym that removed squat racks because one member found them intimidating. And I've heard of other locations that have banned deadlifts for the same reason.That's because they're not a gym, they're Planet Fitness
Sin_City_Superhero: McDaniel alleges in a lawsuit filed by her attorney, Rachel Higgins, that she explained the requirements of her religion but was told only that she could wear a baseball cap.Planet Fitness attorney Erika Anderson said, "My client's position is that they didn't know the head covering was for religious purposesOne of y'all is a farking liar.
HairBolus: The Planet Fitness idiots probably thought they could get away with messing with here because she was 1) a woman, 2) black, 3) muslim.They have no idea of who they are messing with.FTFA: "converted at age 16 while attending Sidwell Friends School in the Washington, D.C., area,"Sidwell Friends is where the extremely well connected extreme elites of DC send their children. You know, like the Obamas.
Cytokine Storm: Rapmaster2000: At the Coors gym, an employee said the dress code was sometimes waived but that it couldn't be in her case because the head covering was red, according to the complaint.I can see going the liability route, but I have no idea what this means.Gang color?I dunno.
abhorrent1: Or maybe she's just an attention whore making up this story. I'm going to go with that.
dennysgod: [fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net image 403x226]Apparently Planet Fitness has the worst dress code policy since according this article the same business kick this women out because the pictured outfit didn't meat dress code.
Gyrfalcon: Your gym has a dress code????
ultraholland: According to her deposition, the Quran "is pretty specific on covering your hair" and dressing modestly[main.abqjournal.netdna-cdn.com image 850x563]such a modest head cover
Ex-Texan: She can go to a Muslim gym.
Nem Wan: Ex-Texan: She can go to a Muslim gym.42 U.S.C. §2000a (a)All persons shall be entitled to the full and equal enjoyment of the goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, and accommodations of any place of public accommodation... without discrimination on the ground of race, color, religion, or national origin.
kling_klang_bed: Fine, I'm going to wear MY religious head gear to the gym![th03.deviantart.net image 850x732]
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