Can a waiter refuse to sell alcohol to pregnant customers - what the law really says

  • Written by  A.P.,Source:Mirror
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Recently a woman went viral for revealing she switched a pregnant woman's drink order to remove the alcohol.

Last week a waitress revealed that she had sneakily switched the drink order of a customer at the restaurant she worked in.

After overhearing a conversation between the customer and her friends, the waitress understood her to be pregnant and after serving her one alcoholic cocktail, decided to ask the bartender to make the rest of her drinks virgin. 

At the end of the night the woman was furious to discover what happened and demanded her tip be repayed.

The waitress, who was told she could be fired for 'discrimination', thought what she was doing was for the best - but was it actually illegal?

 

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