Chief Constable of Bedfordshire v Liversidge [2002] IRLR 15 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Watch this space

    Date:
    1 October 2002

    A round up of recent significant case law.

  • Case digest

    Date:
    1 April 2002

    Hilary Slater, consultant with Cobbetts solicitors, provides a round-up of decisions on discrimination.

  • Chief Constable not liable for acts of police officers

    Date:
    1 April 2002

    In The Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police v Liversidge, the EAT holds that a Chief Constable could not be vicariously liable for acts of race discrimination committed by one officer against another, under the Race Relations Act 1976 before it was amended by the Race Relations (Amendment) Act 2000.