Tagged: discrimination

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Presentation: Why equality law and Deaf people don’t get on

Having recorded a practice-run of my presentation on ‘Why equality law and Deaf people don’t get on’, which I will be presenting at the University of Leicester’s Graduate Conference on 21 June 2016, I...

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What is equality to Deaf people?

This is the fourth part of a series considering why equality law and Deaf people don’t get on. Having explored the various theoretical perspectives on equality law and their relevance to the Deaf-World, the...

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Discrimination by association extended to indirect discrimination

The European Court of Justice’s Advocate General Kokott has given her opinion on whether the concept of discrimination by association can be extended from direct discrimination to indirect discrimination. In her opinion, the definition...

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Whose rights take precedence: gay or religious belief?

The County Court for Northern Ireland has today delivered judgment in the well published ‘Gay Cake’ case of Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd et al (unreported), determining that a gay customer’s rights to...