Discrimination verdict extends protection

Allen, Andy
January 2009
People Management;1/15/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p8
The article reports that laws forbidding discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation will now cover people who are not gay or lesbian, following a British Court of Appeal ruling. A brief overview is given on the discrimination claim filed by salesman Stephen English against his former employer. By a majority decision, the Court of Appeal found that English was protected by sexual orientation discrimination laws.


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