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PLP is recruiting an Operations Officer

PLP is recruiting a full-time Operations Officer. PLP Operations Officers play an essential role in achieving Public Law Project’s (PLP) charitable objectives through ensuring the effective running of financial, office, personnel and technical administrative operations of the charity. The role would suit someone looking to become a charity administrator, who enjoys working as part of…

3 May 2019

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Using the law to address unfair systems

The Public Law Project’s (PLP) collaborative approach to public law has featured in a case study of the landmark legal challenge to the personal independence payments scheme, a case that changed the assessment criteria for thousands of people on disability benefits. The research carried out by Dr Lisa Vanhala and Dr Jacqui Kinghan of UCL…

23 Apr 2019

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High Court suspends Home Office’s migrant removal policy

Following the judgment reached in the interim review of the Home Office’s ‘no-notice’ removals window policy on 14th March 2019, the solicitor in the case (PLP’s Rakesh Singh) gave a written interview to LexisNexis on the case and the judgment. The article can be read in full here. For more details about the case, please…

18 Apr 2019

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Home Office’s Removal Notice Windows Policy Suspended

Home Office’s Removal Notice Windows Policy Suspended “The consequences can be devastating, involving lengthy or permanent separation of families and people being sent to countries where their lives are at risk. “ PLP is representing the charity Medical Justice in its judicial review of the Home Office’s Removal Notice Windows (‘RNW’) policy. At an interim…

20 Mar 2019

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PLP Briefing on the Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill

PLP has submitted written evidence to the House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill, which is currently being considered by the Committee. PLP takes no position on the UK’s decision to leave the European Union. Our work around Brexit is intended to ensure that Parliament is…

6 Mar 2019