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Major court win for trafficking victims as subsistence payment cut is reversed
Credit: Silvia Nicolaou via Twitter

Major court win for trafficking victims as subsistence payment cut is reversed

In a robust judgment yesterday, the High Court found the decision of the Home Office to cut weekly benefits to asylum-seeking victims of trafficking was unlawful. The rate was previously set at £65 per week and was dramatically cut by 42% ...

Bilaal Shabbir

Bilaal is a Senior Accredited Paralegal at MBS Solicitors in Edinburgh. He is Head of the Court of Session Department and specialises in immigration law, family law, commercial dispute resolution and professional discipline. He was named as 'Paralegal of the Year' at the Scottish Legal Awards 2018.

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