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Unrest grows as Council Tax Benefit cut hits 2.4m poorest

Unrest grows as Council Tax Benefit cut hits 2.4m poorest

As David Cameron and his Tory colleagues head off to the sun for Easter, two million of Britain’s poorest citizens are today wondering how they are going to pay out an extra £14 per month to their local councils when there is no possibility of earning the extra money needed. The measures are causing increasing…

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Press forces Cameron into dangerous gamble over Leveson reforms

Press forces Cameron into dangerous gamble over Leveson reforms

David Cameron has been forced by newspaper bosses into a potentially disastrous vote over press reform. Should Mr Cameron lose the vote, scheduled for Monday, his authority would be severely weakened and leave the door wide open to those such as Home Secretary Teresa May who wish to replace him as Conservative party leader In…

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Secret hearings, secret evidence, legal aid cuts – Welcome to Nazi Britain

Secret hearings, secret evidence, legal aid cuts – Welcome to Nazi Britain

The government is to introduce secret court hearings using secret evidence whilst cutting criminal legal aid in an attempt to protect the government from being held to account, all under the guise of “national security” and the need to save money. For those with a knowledge of history, the similarity of these latest measures with…

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