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UK government mulls abolition of death penalty for non-possession of firearms in a taxi

UK government mulls abolition of death penalty for non-possession of firearms in a taxi | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
(satire?) UK politicians are considering abolishing the death penalty for non-possession of firearms on public transport after a court ruled police lawfully executed a young passenger who was not i...
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Martin Rowson on Plebgate – cartoon

Martin Rowson on Plebgate – cartoon | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
New twist in the saga involving Andrew Mitchell and Downing Street police officers
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Rise in Romanian benefits claimants - Telegraph

Rise in Romanian benefits claimants - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
New figures reveal an increase in the number of immigrants from the eastern European counry claiming certain types of state handout
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U1 Do one, DWP! Not a small number of pre 1996 cases and heres why!

U1 Do one, DWP! Not a small number of pre 1996 cases and heres why! | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The DWP has finally come out and admitted it got it wrong in the Urgent Housing Benefit circular number 1 - that is what "U" stands for in the U1/2014; and in typically DWP fashion they attempt to ...
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A conspiracy is afoot in the Lords to stop Britons having a say about leaving the EU - Telegraph

A conspiracy is afoot in the Lords to stop Britons having a say about leaving the EU - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Like a plot from 'House of Cards’, no one wants to be seen killing off my Bill to give the British people a vote on whether to stay in the European Union - or to leave
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Seems the only Sense left in Govt. is in The Lords!
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Property boss shocked by landlords' "short-sighted and self-defeating" move to turf out housing benefit claimants » Housing » 24dash.com

Property boss shocked by landlords' "short-sighted and self-defeating" move to turf out housing benefit claimants » Housing » 24dash.com | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A property boss has said he his shocked by a landlord couple's decision to evict all of their tenants who are in receipt of housing benefit.
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Opinion: The bedroom tax – chaos and misery » Housing » 24dash.com

Opinion: The bedroom tax – chaos and misery » Housing » 24dash.com | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
By Phil Morgan, housing consultant and former TPAS chief executive The revelation that up to 40,000 tenants may have been wrongly assessed for the bedroom tax is a further indictment of the poor handling of the tax (or spare bedroom subsidy if...
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Benefit cap affects nearly 33,000 British households | News | Inside Housing

Nearly 33,000 households have had their benefit capped in the first seven months of the policy.
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Staff deal with suicide threats | News | Inside Housing

Nearly half of front line housing workers dealt with tenants threatening to commit suicide during the six months to November last year.
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Starved and beaten 'slave' man is adopted son of UK's top anti-slavery expert - Telegraph

Starved and beaten 'slave' man is adopted son of UK's top anti-slavery expert - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Nick Kinsella, the former head of the UK’s Human Trafficking Centre, had no idea his son Craig was being kept prisoner by the Rooke family
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When the detail comes out, Osborne will regret his welfare cuts – Telegraph Blogs

When the detail comes out, Osborne will regret his welfare cuts – Telegraph Blogs | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
There's no doubt that George Osborne is a clear communicator. Popping up on the Today programme yesterday he reminded us all how much better he is at message delivery than the Prime Minister.
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Sonia Poulton's response to David Icke on her departure from The People's Voice - YouTube

It's raw, unedited and unscripted...this is Sonia Poulton's response to David Icke's video on her departure from The People's Voice. She currently has no pla...
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A real and honest person, something the world is sadly lacking enough of, Sonia you are to be commended.

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Woman's Safety worth £50 - yet steal meat and Go To Jail!

Woman's Safety worth £50 - yet steal meat and Go To Jail! | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
It says more about the state of the country than I can when stealing food and perfume sands you to jail but assault a woman - you attend a course and pay £50 !! MrS (37),  was sent to prison for 12...
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It's not about the money: what Ed Miliband and David Cameron can learn from Nigel Farage

It's not about the money: what Ed Miliband and David Cameron can learn from Nigel Farage | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
John Harris: Others should follow Ukip's lead, confronting the tyranny of the market to address the issues people really care about
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‘Unacceptable’ ruling on ‘bedroom tax’ set for court of appeal

‘Unacceptable’ ruling on ‘bedroom tax’ set for court of appeal | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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How many had the bedroom tax wrongly imposed?

How many had the bedroom tax wrongly imposed? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Just in case you live in cloud cuckoo land the DWP admitted they made a serious cock up by misdirecting local councils over the bedroom tax.  Many thousands have had the bedroom tax wrongly imposed...
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Tenancy debate: can 'rent controls' work? - video - Channel 4 News

Tenancy debate: can 'rent controls' work? - video - Channel 4 News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
With spiraling rents and mortgages hard to come by, Politician Diane Abbott advocates rent control in London, private landlord Richard Blanco disagrees.
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Developer signs £51m contract to build hundreds of MoD homes for returning soldiers » Housing » 24dash.com

Developer signs £51m contract to build hundreds of MoD homes for returning soldiers » Housing » 24dash.com | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Developer Lovell has signed a £51 million contract with the Ministry of Defence to construct hundreds of new properties in Stafford.
The 346 new homes will be used by soldiers and their families returning from Germany.
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Conservative MP calls for rural communities to be freed from bedroom tax » Housing » 24dash.com

Conservative MP calls for rural communities to be freed from bedroom tax » Housing » 24dash.com | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A Conservative MP has called on the government to make small rural communities exempt from the bedroom tax.
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G4S forced to step in over sub-contractor's performance | News | Inside Housing

A government asylum housing contractor has been forced to step in following a performance review of one of its sub-contractors, which owes thousands of pounds in unpaid council tax.
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MPs claim tens of thousands of pounds in accountants' fees to help them fill in tax forms - Telegraph

MPs claim tens of thousands of pounds in accountants' fees to help them fill in tax forms - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
MPs are charging the taxpayer tens of thousands of pounds every year to help them fill in tax forms, according to official figures
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A return statement of David Icke concerning Sonia Poulton #tpv #ThePeoplesVoice #media

A return statement of David Icke concerning Sonia Poulton #tpv #ThePeoplesVoice #media | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
This evening, David Icke responded to the claims made by Sonia Poulton, who has since made another statement which we are not going to cover because it does not add anything to her original accusat...
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