The Supreme Court has told Birmingham City Council it must abide by a previous High Court ruling that it underpaid former female employees, which could pave the way for huge compensation claims.
It's a landmark ruling that could see millions handed out in claims by Birmingham and other councils.
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The House of Commons Petitions Committee has said they will keep an eye on the petition and are concerned about fraudulent signatures.