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Watt (formerly Carter)(on behalf of Labour Party) v Ahsan - race discrimination, political parties, and estoppel - House of Lords 21.11.07

Mr Ahsan alleged race discrimination in the selection by the Labour Party of its candidates for local elections in Birmingham. The tribunal considered it had jurisdiction to hear the case and found for Mr Ahsan. The EAT agreed, but the Court of Appeal, following a later decision Ali, held that there had actually been no such jurisdiction.


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