Criminal Code (2004, amended 2011) (excerpts)

Turkish Criminal Code numbered 5237


Discrimination - Article 122
(1) Any person who discriminates against another person on the ground of language, race, colour, gender, disability, political view, philosophical belief, religion, sect, or any similar reasons by:
a) preventing the sale, or transfer, of personal property or real estate, the performance or enjoyment of a service or who offers employment, or refuses employment;
b) withholding foodstuffs or refusing a service that is available to the public,
c) preventing a person from carrying out an ordinary economic activity, shall be sentenced to a penalty of imprisonment for a term of six months to one year or a judicial fine.