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Hotels That Only Accept Homosexuals Are Being Investigated

Jonathan Wynne-Jones wrote this article for The Telepraph:

Hotels that only accept homosexuals are being investigated by a government-funded watchdog for discriminating against heterosexual couples.

The Equality and Human Rights Commission is examining whether “gay-only” guesthouses breach new laws designed to prevent people being treated unfairly in the provision of goods or services.

Last month, Christian owners of a guesthouse in Cornwall became the first to be found guilty of discrimination under equality laws after they refused to let a homosexual couple stay in a double room, in a legal action supported by the EHRC.

Now, the watchdog says it must establish an “objective balance” by considering if gays-only accommodation also defies the legislation.

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