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Smith v United Kingdom - discriminatory refusal to pay WBA to a man - ECtHR 20.5.08

Another in the long line of cases where the ECtHR confirms that the UK government's historic (pre-2000) practice of not paying Widow's Bereavement Allowance (WBA) to a man amounted to sex discrimination in breach of ECHR Art 14.

In a similar vein see also Twizell v United Kingdom ECtHR 20.5.08

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