Dyas-Elliott v the Labour Party and and Keighley Constituency Labour Party [1996] IT/39711/95

Reports relating to this case:

  • Labour Party all-women shortlist unlawful

    Date:
    1 March 1996

    Adoption as a prospective parliamentary candidate is an authorisation which facilitates engagement in a particular profession and thus falls within the scope of s. 13 of the Sex Discrimination Act, according to a Leeds industrial tribunal (Chair: J Prophet) in Dyas-Elliott v The Labour Party and Keighley Constituency Labour Party.