Jason* has Tourette syndrome which causes him to have tics and says things repeatedly. He was asked by a security guard to leave a ticketed sporting event because of what he was saying. His mother felt that this was unfair.
Jason’s mother lodged a complaint on his behalf with ADNSW.
At the conciliation conference, Jason’s mother explained his disability. The venue offered Jason free admission to a future event and a food and drinks voucher.
*Name has been changed to protect the privacy of the individual.
11 Aug 2021
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