Fortnum v Suffolk County Council [2000] ET/1501602/99

Reports relating to this case:

  • Council discriminated against transsexual

    1 September 2000

    In Fortnum v Suffolk County Council a Bury St Edmunds employment tribunal (Chair: C R Ash) rejects a genuine occupational qualification defence, and holds that a male to female transsexual who was prevented from caring for a client because the client's mother did not want male staff to care for her daughter, was discriminated against