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Different Families, Same Love

No. 7 of #50cases. Is it okay for the law to discriminate against gay people?  Before October 2000, it was much easier for it to do so.  We had laws that deliberately … Continued

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How A Judge Defeated Odious Slavery

No. 40 of #50cases. It’s 1769. The British Empire is expanding, trade is booming and lawyers aren’t the only people wearing curly wigs.  The slave trade is an integral and profitable … Continued

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Disability
2014
UK

Closing adult day care centres without consultation is wrong

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A disabled adult challenged the closure of an adult day care centre. The failure to consult users and relatives before the council decided to close it had been unlawful.

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