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Case Law [2010] EWHC 1162 (Admin) (24/05/2010)

Type: Judgment

Authority: National Courts England and Wales Court of Appeal

Date: 05/24/2010

Subject: The Court dwells, also in the light of the ECHR’s principles, on the discrimination against a transsexual person for whom the national health authority did not cover the cost of the additive mammoplasty, which the doctors deemed fundamental for the successful process of the patient’s sexual transformation

Parties: AC c/ BERKSHIRE WEST PRIMARY CARE TRUST and EQUALITY AND HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

Original language: English

Classification: Equality - Art. 20 Equality - Art. 21 Non discrimination

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