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Two Disabled Adults Starting Legal Action Against Bedroom Tax

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SameDifference Mon 04-Mar-13 22:21:43

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ReallyTired Mon 04-Mar-13 22:26:00

I wish them every sucess. I think the governant needs to recongise that disabled people need more space.

I also think its discriminatory that a couple is required to share a room where as two unmarried people aren't. Surely people should not be financially punished for being married.

adeucalione Wed 06-Mar-13 13:08:07

They have to share a room if they are 'a couple' ReallyTired, doesn't say anything about being married specifically here

ReallyTired Wed 06-Mar-13 14:34:11

How the governant tell the difference between two housemates of the opposite sex and a co habiting couple?

adeucalione Wed 06-Mar-13 16:39:36

I don't know ReallyTired but presumably they already have methods and criteria for making that distinction right now, when people apply for certain other benefits?

lrichmondgabber Thu 07-Mar-13 12:10:55

Its a nasty law which deserves to fail

ttosca Fri 08-Mar-13 15:37:04

Charities' fight 'bedroom tax'

ttosca Fri 08-Mar-13 15:37:16

> Its a nasty law which deserves to fail

Then help make it fail.

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