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Should illegal immigrants have the same employment rights as you?

The Supreme Court had to consider whether an immigrant working under an illegal employment contract could enforce their employment rights in the case of Hounga v Allen [2014] UKSC 47. Briefly, this case concerned a young woman who had been … Continue reading

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Footballer wins race discrimination claim against Football Club

A tribunal has ruled that a black footballer was racially victimised before being unfairly dismissed by Gillingham FC. Mark McCammon took legal action against the football club for race discrimination after being dismissed for alleged gross misconduct last year. Mark … Continue reading

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Why is Football Racist?

Events at Euro 2012 have thrown the spotlight on racism in football once more. From the outset controversy surrounded the selection of the squad, after the alleged incident between John Terry and Rio Ferdinand. Black England players were subjected to … Continue reading

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