Eadie and Thomas v Riverbend Bed and Breakfast and others (No 2): 2012

British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal – a gay couple had reserved a room in bed and breakfast accommodation offered by a Christian couple in their own home, but when the husband learned that the couple were gay, the booking was cancelled.
Held: There had been a failure in the duty of reasonable accommodation, in the offensive manner of the cancellation and the failure to explore alternatives.


2012 BCHRT 247


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedBull and Another v Hall and Another SC 27-Nov-2013
The court was asked ‘Is it lawful for a Christian hotel keeper, who sincerely believes that sexual relations outside marriage are sinful, to refuse a double-bedded room to a same sex couple?’ The defendants (Mr and Mrs Bull) appealed against a . .
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Commonwealth, Discrimination

Updated: 04 May 2022; Ref: scu.540518