Sawyer v Ahsam: CA 21 Sep 1999

A local councillor deselected for a forthcoming election by his political party had the capacity to claim racial discrimination in respect of the deselection, since the holding of office as a councillor could amount to engagement in a profession, and the political party had the power to confer the qualification by selection to go forward for election.


Times 21-Sep-1999


Race Relations Act 1976 12


England and Wales


Updated: 11 May 2022; Ref: scu.89034