Chief Constable of the Bedfordshire Constabulary v Graham [2002] IRLR 239 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Derbyshire Police in the dock over high-level discrimination

    1 September 2002

    A ruling against Derbyshire Police has clarified the rules on marriage discrimination and highlights the ways employers can fall foul of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.

  • Case digest

    1 April 2002

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

  • Sex discrimination: Police chief should not have withdrawn job offer

    28 January 2002

    In The Chief Constable of the Bedfordshire Constabulary v Graham, the EAT upholds an employment tribunal's decision that the Chief Constable discriminated indirectly against a female inspector on the grounds of her sex and marital status when he rescinded her appointment to the division commanded by her husband, a chief superintendent, on the grounds of a possible conflict of interest.