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A shocking proposal to deprive the poor of a basic democratic right: the ability to challenge unfair decisions by the state

The Coalition’s reforms to Judicial Review are anti-democratic and obnoxious.

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Comment: How the government’s reforms to legal aid and judicial reviews are disenfranchising the poorest and will destroy confidence in the judiciary

TweetMichael Higgs is a Law student at the University of Sheffield One of the basic tenets of any democratic society is ensuring that all classes have access to the legislature, executive and the judiciary. However, thanks to the government’s reforms to our legal services, some of the most vulnerable in our society face a disenfranchisement […]

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