Stuart Bracking and others v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2013] EWCA Civ 1345

Case No: C1/2013/1283 Date 6 November 2013 Link to judgment http://www.bailii.org/cgi-bin/markup.cgi?doc=/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2013/1345.html&query=bracking+and+”public+sector+equality+duty”&method=boolean Discrimination grounds Disability Summary of case The claimants were disabled people and current users of the Independent Living Fund (ILF), which provides funding to disabled people to supplement the community care services available to them from local authorities. After public consultation, the closure of …

R (on the application of RB) v Devon County Council [2012] EWHC 3597(Admin)

Case No: CO/9333/20 Date 19 October 2012 Link to judgment R (on the application of RB) v Devon County Council [2012] EWHC 3597(Admin)  Discrimination grounds Age, disability, gender re-assignment, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex & sexual orientation. Summary of case The Claimant was the mother of two children, eligible for  support  under the …

Ali v London Borough of Newham [2012] EWHC 2970 (Admin)

Case No: CO/10769/2010 Date 30 October 2012 Link to judgment Ali v London Borough of Newham [2012] EWHC 2970 (Admin) Discrimination grounds Disability Summary of case The claimant was visually impaired. He challenged by judicial review Newham’s new local guidance that was intended to be used in the design and specification of tactile paving. Newham’s …

R (on the application of South West Care Homes Ltd) v Devon County Council [2012] EWHC 2967(Admin)

Case No: CO/6626/2012 Date 7 November 2012 Link to judgment R (on the application of South West Care Homes Ltd) v Devon County Council [2012] EWHC 2967(Admin) Discrimination grounds Age & Disability Summary of case The Claimants owned and operated 400 care homes in Devon. These homes had elderly and/or disabled residents some of whom …

R (on the application of Coleman) v London Borough of Barnet [2012] EWHC 3725 (Admin)

Case No: CO/5670/2012 Date 21 December 2012 Link to judgment R (on the application of Coleman) v London Borough of Barnet [2012] EWHC 3725 (Admin) Discrimination grounds Age & Disability Summary of case The Claimant was a disabled man cared for at home by his mother. He had with many other local people benefitted from …

Nash, R (on the application of) v Capita Plc & Ors [2013] EWHC 1067 (Admin)

Case No: C0/219/2013 Date 29 April 2013 Link to judgment Nash, R (on the application of) v Capita Plc & Ors [2013] EWHC 1067 (Admin) Discrimination grounds Disability Summary of case The Claimant, a resident of the London Borough of Barnet, was seriously disabled and dependent on Council services. The Claimant challenged the Council’s decision …

HA (Nigeria), R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Rev 1) [2012] EWHC 979 (Admin)

Case No: CO/11283/2010 Date 17 April 2012 Link to judgment HA (Nigeria), R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Rev 1) [2012] EWHC 979 (Admin) Discrimination grounds Disability & race Summary of case The Claimant was a Nigerian national and asylum seeker who entered the United Kingdom on a …