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The fact that the tenant is pregnant does not affect your ability to serve a notice provided the notice is compliant with the usual landlord and tenancy legislation. Attempts to invoke the Human Rights Act in possession claims have had very limited success and none so far as I am aware that cover this situation, invite him to show you the precedent to which he refers; he won't be able to.
They are just trying to delay matters.
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