UK: Hairdresser refuses to hire headscarf woman

But I am unable to practice what I preach, because I see something like the below, from the Daily Mail, and I'm stunned, my jaw drops:

Hairdresser sued for refusing to hire Muslim woman in a headscarf The owner of a London hair salon is being sued for religious discrimination after refusing to give a job to a Muslim woman who wanted to wear a headscarf at work.

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