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Communities and Local Government: Human Rights Act 1998

Department for Communities and Local Government written question – answered on 4th March 2016.

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Photo of Jon Ashworth Jon Ashworth Shadow Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office)

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many civil law suits have been brought against his Department based either wholly or partially on grounds provided by the Human Rights Act 1998; how many such suits were settled out of court before a court judgment was delivered; and how much such settlements have cost the public purse since 2010.

Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis Minister of State (Communities and Local Government)

The information requested is not held centrally.

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