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All 2 results for windrush speaker:Richard Burgon

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Legal Advice Deserts (18 Dec 2018)

Richard Burgon: The current Prime Minister unleashed the Home Office’s hostile environment against migrants, and the Windrush scandal shows just how easily people can fall foul of this Government’s complex and cruel immigration rules. It is even tougher for those who have to navigate this hostile environment without legal advice, yet access to legal aid-funded immigration advice has fallen by 68% under...

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Topical Questions (24 Apr 2018)

Richard Burgon: The Windrush scandal is one of the cruellest examples of unaccountable state power targeting the vulnerable, defenceless and innocent that I can remember. Senior figures describe our immigration law as complex and unintelligible to everyone but working specialists, so I was disappointed to hear the Home Secretary say yesterday that people affected by the Windrush scandal will have “no need...

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