§ 20 AGG

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Under § 20 section 1 of the AGG, differences of treatment on grounds of religion, disability, age, sexual orientation or gender shall not be deemed to be a violation of the prohibition of discrimination if they are based on justified grounds. 

However, differences of treatment on grounds of physical appearance or of origin are always prohibited.

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