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Religion or belief discrimination: Dismissal of Christian teacher who stood by convicted husband was discriminatory

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In Pendleton v Derbyshire County Council and another [2016] 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.