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Deprivation of liberty rules are ‘in crisis’ and must be replaced, says Law Commission | DisabledGo News and Blog

Current laws that aim to ensure disabled people are not deprived of their liberty unlawfully are “in crisis” and need to be replaced urgently, according to the government’s advisers on law reform. 144 more words

Disability

Hot Wars and Cold Conflicts: Finland's Immigrant Challenge

With his neon, yellow jacket identifying him as a volunteer, Hazrat Shah is hard to miss. He’s serving up warm food and drink under a makeshift tent to refugees in Finland, just outside Helsinki’s main railway station. 1,416 more words

Rights

Lee Irving murder sentences increased, but still no hate crime recognition | DisabledGo News and Blog

Two people involved in the brutal murder of a disabled man who was imprisoned and tortured to death have had their sentences increased by the court of appeal. 160 more words

Disability

CBO: 24 Million More Without Health Insurance Under GOP Plan - NBC News

The Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act would leave 24 million more Americans without health insurance by 2026 than under current law, according to an analysis from the Congressional Budget Office released Monday. 46 more words

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