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Race discrimination: line manager repeatedly likened Irish worker to "My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding" characters

This report relates to 1 case(s)

Harper v Housing 21 ET/2408839/2012

race discrimination | harassment | direct discrimination

This successful race discrimination claim by an Irish worker is a prime example of why employers are unlikely to be able to argue in an employment tribunal that offensive comments about a protected characteristic were "just banter".