BIRMINGHAM, Mich. (AP) – The American Civil Liberties Union’s Michigan chapter is calling on a suburban Michigan movie theater executive to end a policy the civil rights group says discriminates against teens.
The Oakland Press reports ACLU of Michigan wants Emagine Entertainment CEO Paul Glantz to end a policy at the new Emagine Palladium in Birmingham that bars minors unless they are accompanied by an adult or have a membership that costs $350 annually.READ MORE: Sapphire Tenants: Heat and Hot Water Out For Two Weeks, Management Working On HVAC System
ACLU officials say the policy violates the state’s Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act.READ MORE: Salvation Army Asking For Donations To Help Reach Red Kettle Campaign Goal By January 31
The newspaper reports Glantz declined to comment on the letter. The Associated Press also left a message seeking comment.MORE NEWS: Judge Increases Bond For Man Accused Of Shooting At Wayne County Deputies During Chase
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