Day: 12 December 2016

Thomas Linden QC involved in Church of England Priest Employment Appeal Tribunal ruling

The claimant was a CoE Priest who had his permission to officiate revoked, and was refused an Extra Parochial Ministry License (EPML) when he married his husband. The claimant brought proceedings of unlawful direct discrimination under the Equality Act 2010, s 53. The Appeal Tribunal dismissed the claimant’s appeal and held that the respondent Bishop’s […]