Discrimination and identifying an agent
Separately, the injury to feelings award was reduced from £12,000 to £6,000 on the basis that the Court felt that one-off incidents should fall into the lowest bracket of the Vento guidelines. In this case, the Claimant’s line manager had said to the Claimant, "shut up you dumb black bastard".
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