R v Admiralty Board of the Defence Council ex parte Lustig-Pream and Beckett [1996] IRLR 100 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Judicial review: Legality of forces' ban on homosexuals upheld

    Date:
    15 March 2001

    In R v Ministry of Defence ex parte Smith and another; R v Admiralty Board of the Defence Council ex parte Lustig-Pream and another, the Court of Appeal upholds the lawfulness of the Ministry of Defence's policy of administratively discharging from the armed forces service personnel who are known to be homosexual.