Scottish schools and hospitals ‘obliged’ to provide vegan food, MSPs told



Vegans have warned public-sector organisations could be taken to court unless more is done to provide plant-based options.
The Scottish Parliament has been petitioned to have vegan food on all public-sector menus from schools and hospitals to prisons and councils.
Giving evidence in support of the petition, Barbara Bolton, a solicitor who deals with vegan law, condemned the “systemic failure” to provide for vegans.
Arguing public organisations have an obligation to provide vegan options, she said: “Vegans have legal protection under human rights and equality law because the vegan philosophy... read more

 
6 December 2018 in Politics, Views: 106
Source: Scotsman
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