Pendleton v Derbyshire County Council and another  IRLR 580 EAT
Reports relating to this case:
Religion or belief discrimination: Dismissal of Christian teacher who stood by convicted husband was discriminatory
- 30 June 2016
In Pendleton v Derbyshire County Council and another  IRLR 580 EAT, the EAT held that the dismissal of an Anglican Christian teacher who refused to leave her husband, who had been convicted and sentenced to 10 months' imprisonment for making indecent images of children and voyeurism, was unfair and indirect religion or belief discrimination.
- 23 May 2016
The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that the dismissal of a Christian employee because of her refusal to end her marriage with a convicted sex offender was indirect religious discrimination.