Religious Freedom Restoration Act prompts statement from Pacers, Fever

Religious Freedom Restoration Act prompts statement from Pacers, Fever

Indiana Pacers logo 2NEW YORK — The following joint statement was issued Saturday by the NBA, WNBA, Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever in regard to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act recently signed into law in Indiana:

“The game of basketball is grounded in long established principles of inclusion and mutual respect. We will continue to ensure that all fans, players and employees feel welcome at all NBA and WNBA events in Indiana and elsewhere.”

Pacers and Fever owner Herb Simon added: “The Indiana Pacers, Indiana Fever and Bankers Life Fieldhouse have the strongest possible commitment to inclusion and non-discrimination on any basis. Everyone is always welcome at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. That has always been the policy from the very beginning of the Simon  family’s involvement and it always will be.”

 

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