S v Floyd (2008) EWCA Civ 201

Floyd's decision to withhold payment of rent had nothing to do with his disablity, so the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 could not be used to resist a possession order under the Housing Act 1988.

Related judgment

See the subsequent decision in London Borough of Lewisham v Malcolm (2008) UKHL 43.

External link


Nearly Legal - a good series of articles and commentary on this case and related cases.

Law Reports website - permission to appeal to HL refused, 5/11/08