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Here are some example cases of gender discrimination:

Case of the Jean and Bosico Children v. The Dominican Republic

Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Petition alleging violation of rights to nationality and education of girls of Haitian descent born in the Dominican Republic. Right to nationality as a way to have civil and political rights acknowledged. Obligation to respect right to non discrimination in granting nationality. Precautionary measures to prevent deportation and to guarantee right to education of a girl in school age. www.escr-net.org/caselaw/caselaw_results.htm

Chapman v United Kingdom

European Court of Human Rights (2001) 33 EHRR 399 www.actionaid.org/main.aspx?pageId=732

R v Birmingham City Council ex parte EOC

[1989] AC 155 www.actionaid.org/main.aspx?pageId=771