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Age discrimination: employment tribunal strikes out job applicant's claims against eight schools

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    Tomlinson v Governing Body of Queensbridge School and others ET/1307306/2011 and other cases; Tomlinson v Hays Specialist Recruitment Services Ltd ET/1901218/2011 (0 other reports)

Tomlinson v Governing Body of Queensbridge School and others ET/1307306/2011 and other cases; Tomlinson v Hays Specialist Recruitment Services Ltd ET/1901218/2011

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An employment tribunal has taken the unusual step of striking out discrimination claims against eight schools brought by a teacher whom it suggested genuinely believed that he had been discriminated against. The tribunal struck out the claims on the basis that they had "no reasonable prospect of success", but was reluctant to find that they were "vexatious".