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How low can DWP and Iain Duncan Smith go?

Reposted from The Guardian on line Very is the answer if this article is anything to go by! A hospice worker holds the hand of a patient. Photograph: Joanne O’Brien/Alamy Patrick Wintour Political editor Monday 6 July 2015 17.11 BSTLast modified … Continue reading

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DWP ‘threatened to dock terminally-ill woman’s benefits’ if she paid for her own funeral

Reposted from Disability News Service – John Pring A terminally-ill woman was told by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) that she risked being charged with an “offence” and would lose part of her benefits if she used an … Continue reading

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