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Judgement following a challenge of CICA
Judgement following a challenge of CICA
Judgement following a challenge of CICA “Same roof rule” gives hope to victims of abuse who lived with their perpetrator prior to 1979.   The Court of Appeal has handed down Judgment, following a challenge of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) scheme, which currently …
Gap in Funding Labelled Dementia Tax
Gap in Funding Labelled Dementia Tax
A report published by the London School of Economics and King’s College London has revealed that dementia sufferers and their families fund two thirds of their health and social care costs, with only a third of costs paid for by local councils or the NHS. …
Watchdog Calls For Fairer Parking Fines
Watchdog Calls For Fairer Parking Fines
Motorists are being forced to pay unfair parking fines because councils are failing to apply the law correctly and inform them of their rights, according to an official watchdog. The criticisms come in Fairer Fines, a report from the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) highlighting a …
New Mortgage Seeks Stamps Of Approval
New Mortgage Seeks Stamps Of Approval
Home buyers are being given the chance to have their stamp duty paid as part of their mortgage with what is thought to be the first product of its kind. Barclays is offering eligible customers £1,250 cashback for houses costing from £100,000 to £150,000 or …
Driver Cleared Of Death Charge After ‘Uncommanded Acceleration’
Driver Cleared Of Death Charge After ‘Uncommanded Acceleration’
A jury has cleared an elderly driver who claimed a fault with her Nissan car caused it to surge forward, killing a pedestrian. Great-grandmother Ann Diggles was parking the Qashqai automatic in Sumner Street, Leyland, Lancashire, when it struck another vehicle before mounting the kerb …
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