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Public Accommodation

It is a prohibited act under the Idaho Human Rights Act (IHRA) "[f]or a person… to deny an individual the full and equal enjoyment of the goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages and accommodations of a place of public accommodation, or… to print, circulate, post, or mail or otherwise cause to be published a statement, advertisement or sign which indicates that the full and equal enjoyment of the goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages and accommodations of a place of public accommodation will be refused, withheld from, or denied an individual or that an individual's patronage of or presence at a place of public accommodation is objectionable, unwelcome, unacceptable, or undesirable" on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, religion or disability. Idaho Code § 67-5909(5).

The IHRA defines "place of public accommodation" to mean "a business, accommodation, refreshment, entertainment, recreation, or transportation facility of any kind, whether licensed or not, whose goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations are extended, offered, sold, or otherwise made available to the public." Idaho Code § 67-5902(9). Respondent is a place of public accommodation.