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Schizophrenic refused union membership

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    Sheen v The Writers Guild of Great Britain [1998] ET/36669/96 (0 other reports)

A schizophrenic was discriminated against on the grounds of disability when he was refused union membership, holds a London North employment tribunal (Chair: D H Roose) in Sheen v The Writers Guild of Great Britain.

Mr Sheen, a writer, was diagnosed as a schizophrenic in the mid-1980s.