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Thursday, 23 February 2012

Student, 19, sacked by Chinese restaurant for being WHITE wins £5,000 race discrimination case

A law student has won thousands of pounds in compensation from a Chinese restaurant after it sacked him for being white.
David O’Neill had been working as a waiter to help pay for his degree but was sacked when workers were brought in from China.
Unable to afford a solicitor, the 19-year-old – who has only just begun his studies – decided to represent himself in a tribunal.

David O'Neill won his legal fight against a Chinese restaurant after claiming he had been sacked for being white
David O'Neill won his legal fight against a Chinese restaurant after claiming he had been sacked for being white
He has now won a £5,000 pay-out after it found he had been discriminated against.
Mr O’Neill started working at the Ocean Dragon restaurant, in the centre of Birmingham, in May 2010. When a Chinese manager took over in October that year, he cut Mr O’Neill’s shifts from 25 hours a week to six – and eventually to nothing.

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