The Equality Act 2010 states:
A person (A) victimises another person (B) if A subjects B to a detriment because—
Each of the following is a protected act—
- bringing proceedings under this Act;
- giving evidence or information in connection with proceedings under this Act;
- doing any other thing for the purposes of or in connection with this Act;
- making an allegation (whether or not express) that A or another person has contravened this Act.
See also: Harassment.
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