The Guardian, Tuesday 4 April 2017
Jehovah’s Witnesses congregation's efforts to block inquiry squashed
Tribunal rejects claim investigation into charity’s handling of sexual abuse allegations amounts to religious discrimination
The Manchester New Moston congregation argued the investigation interfered with its human rights.
A Jehovah’s Witnesses congregation in Manchester has lost a legal attempt to block an investigation into its handling of sexual abuse allegations, after failing to convince a judge that the inquiry amounted to religious discrimination.