Tags: Discrimination

Man fairly sacked over unauthorised religious absence, court rules

Man fairly sacked over unauthorised religious absence, court rules

Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

A man who took unauthorised absence to attend a course for Jehovah's Witnesses has seen his claim for unfair dismissal rejected. Read More »

Australian ‘religious freedom’ review prompts discrimination row

Australian ‘religious freedom’ review prompts discrimination row

Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2018

Australia's government looks set to allow religious schools which receive public funds to sack teachers for their sexuality nationwide. Read More »

Tribunal dismisses homophobic Muslim teacher’s discrimination claim

Tribunal dismisses homophobic Muslim teacher’s discrimination claim

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018

A tribunal has dismissed a claim of religious discrimination from a deputy head teacher who was sacked for expressing homophobic views. Read More »

Inclusion of trans pupils violates religious rights, claim parents

Inclusion of trans pupils violates religious rights, claim parents

Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017

Two parents have withdrawn their son from a Church of England primary school after it allowed a student to wear a girl's uniform. Read More »

Same-sex marriages need not be recognised in NI, court rules

Same-sex marriages need not be recognised in NI, court rules

Posted: Fri, 18 Aug 2017

The High Court has ruled that same-sex marriages which are entered into in England do not need to be recognised in Northern Ireland. Read More »

NSS calls for ban on ‘gay conversion therapies’ after church starvation

NSS calls for ban on ‘gay conversion therapies’ after church starvation

Posted: Thu, 17 Aug 2017

The NSS has called on the government to consider banning so-called gay conversion 'therapies' after a Liverpool church encouraged LGBT+ people to starve themselves for long periods. Read More »