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Judicial review of new professional body for criminal lawyers in England is dismissed

The Criminal Bar Association (CBA) of England and Wales took a judicial review against a number of professional regulatory bodies, including the Bar Standards Board (BSB) and the overall regulator for the legal sector, the Legal Services Board (LSB). As mentioned in previous editions of the Update, other parties such as the Law Society have been granted permission to intervene.

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Further legal challenges to the ‘bedroom tax’ in England and Wales

In previous editions of the Update we referred to an unsuccessful legal challenge to the so called ‘bedroom tax’. It would appear that the decision of the High Court has been appealed and will be considered by the Court of Appeal in the near future. In addition to that challenge, a number of other legal actions have been initiated on the same matter.

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