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Age and Disabilities/ Disability Discrimination

Marie was severely burned as a child in a house fire. She has extensive disfiguring scars on her face and neck. She applied for a job as a cashier at Food Mart and was not hired even though she had worked as a cashier at her father's store for 7 years before he retired. She filed a claim under the ADA.

A.Food Mart is liable under the ADA because of its perception that Marie's facial scars constitute an impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.

B Food Mart is not liable under the ADA because refusing to hire someone based on their appearance does not violate the ADA.

C.Food Mart is liable under the ADA because it failed to offer Marie a job stocking shelves after the store closed as an accommodation.

D.Food Mart is not liable because the facial scars are not severe and pervasive.

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A.Food Mart is liable under the ADA because of its perception that Marie's facial scars constitute an ...

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