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Disability discrimination: tribunal considers when "learning difficulties" become a disability

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    O'Neill v Barnardo's and others NIIT/00201/12 (0 other reports)

O'Neill v Barnardo's and others NIIT/00201/12

disability discrimination | definition of disability | learning difficulties

This Northern Ireland tribunal case about the definition of disability considers the dividing line between an individual having a learning disability and simply having difficulty with literacy or numeracy.