Disability is a prohibited ground for discrimination
Maurice Kay LJ VP, Hooper LJ, Henderson J
 EWCA Civ 629,  PTSR 11
England and Wales
Cited – Mathieson v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions SC 8-Jul-2015
The claimant a boy of three in receipt of disability living allowance (‘DLA’) challenged (through his parents) the withdrawal of that benefit whilst he was in hospital for a period of more than 12 weeks. He had since died.
Held: The appeal . .
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Benefits, Human Rights
Updated: 30 November 2021; Ref: scu.459792