Austerity and Public Law: Michael Adler: Benefit Sanctions and the Rule of Law

Originally posted on UK Constitutional Law Association:
Editors’ note: The blog is running a new series titled ‘Austerity and Public Law’. The theme explores the implications or impact of the austerity measures in the UK or any European or Commonwealth government have had on public law or the enjoyment of public law rights. We welcome…

A man has killed himself because he was found ‘fit to work’, exposing the monstrous cruelty of the DWP | Voices | The Independent

Originally posted on Tory Britain!:
Yesterday, Britain made history, and not because the story of Dave Hameron supposedly porking a dead pig’s head broke on the Daily Mail website at 11pm. We made history, because in our affluent, highly developed nation, it came to light that for the first time, a coroner has determined that…