Ruling that independence belief is akin to religion upheld
Eccles J has upheld a ruling that Scottish National Party councillor Chris McEleny's belief in independence is a philosophical belief similar to a religion, rejecting the Ministry of Defence's appeal against the decision in a discrimination claim.Link to Herald on Sunday article
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Category: Employment » Religious discrimination. Keyword(s): Belief discrimination. Area(s) of law: Employment; Public Sector.
Source: Herald on Sunday.