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Conservative conference: No regrets for Tory architect of ‘fit for work’ test

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Bedroom tax breached human rights of disabled woman, judge rules

Bedroom tax breached human rights of disabled woman, judge rules | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
Ruling in case of woman with MS who was penalised for not sharing room with husband could pave way for similar appeals
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We welcome Law Commission Hate Crime consultation | Disability Rights UK

We welcome Law Commission Hate Crime consultation | Disability Rights UK | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Benefit cuts hitting social tenants’ mental health » Housing » 24dash.com

Benefit cuts hitting social tenants’ mental health » Housing » 24dash.com | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
The government's raft of benefit cuts is has having a negative effect on people's mental health, a major study has revealed.
The findings by Real Life Reform – a major study by social landlords of 74 households across the North of England - sh...
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Labour conference: Integration call leaves questions over social care funding

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Conservative conference: Government is told to boost support for job-seekers

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Conservative conference: McVey takes aim at Miller over disability employment

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HR Magazine - Firms have 'fear factor' when employing disabled graduates, says CEO

HR Magazine - Firms have 'fear factor' when employing disabled graduates, says CEO | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Govan Law Centre: European Convention on Human Rights bedroom tax victory for severely disabled woman

Govan Law Centre: European Convention on Human Rights bedroom tax victory for severely disabled woman | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Let's hope Eddie Kidd's courage changes attitudes over domestic abuse

Let's hope Eddie Kidd's courage changes attitudes over domestic abuse | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
Ally Fogg: Disabled people are twice as likely to suffer domestic violence – and as the motorcycle stuntman's sad story shows, that includes male victims
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Dean criticises disability work test

Dean criticises disability work test | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
A letter urging Prime Minister David Cameron to get rid of work assessments for the disabled is signed by the dean of St Paul's Cathedral.
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Labour conference: Party hears of plans to copy Aussie single assessment

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Labour conference: Alarm as industry plots to top up welfare ‘safety net’

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