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Judge rules that Mr Pickles unlawfully discriminated against Gypsies and Travellers

Marc Willers QC explores the recent High Court judgment in which it was found that the conduct of Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, constituted indirect discrimination against Romany Gypsies and Irish Travellers. Meeting the accommodation … Continue reading

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High Court rules on provision of care for nomadic Gypsy/Traveller children

Marc Willers analyses the impact of a High Court ruling which gave an important judgment on the provision of care for nomadic Gypsy and Traveller children. Just before Christmas 2013 the High Court gave an important judgment in R (J) … Continue reading

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