From Sundayworld.com in Ireland:
Friday 13th November 2015
Top Gear’s former host Jeremy Clarkson is being sued by producer Oisin Tymon for racial discrimination.
Lawyers for the 55-year-old presenter and the BBC had a closed-door hearing with Tymon’s representatives at a London employment tribunal today, according to sources.
Clarkson, who was later fired by the BBC, reportedly called Tymon a “lazy, Irish c***” during a confrontation at a hotel in north Yorkshire. …
Clarkson was suspended after the “fracas” over catering on March 10, and was sacked by the BBC on March 25, following an internal inquiry.
The inquiry, led by the director of BBC Scotland Ken MacQuarrie, said Tymon “was struck, resulting in swelling and bleeding to his lip” during the “unprovoked physical and verbal attack”.
MacQuarrie added: “The verbal abuse was sustained over a longer period, both at the time of the physical attack and subsequently.”