Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 64 (Mar)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Wilson J

Representation Manjit Gill QC and Rambert de Mello (instructed by JM Wilson, Birmingham) for the claimant.
  Jason Coppel (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 7 March 2002

Catchwords

Human rights - Property - Peaceful enjoyment of possessions - Discrimination - Inhuman or degrading treatment - Claimant receiving unemployment benefits - Claimant aged under 25 - Claimant's benefits less than those paid to person over 25 - Whether lower payment incompatible with claimant's human rights - European Convention on Human Rights, arts 3, 8, 14 and First Protocol, art 1.

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