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Legal Words on the rights of disabled students from Chris Milsom

Legal Words on the rights of disabled students from Chris Milsom

Chris Milsom has appeared in the Lexis Nexis Legal Words series which invites lawyers and judges to consider important legal developments in a wide array of fields. He discusses the landmark case of Jagoo v Bristol City Council concerning the student exemption on the payment of council tax for disabled students. Interviewed by Alex Heshmaty, Chris explores the implications of the judgment and its potential pitfalls (click here to read the interview).  Chris continues to act Ms Jagoo: permission to appeal to the Court of Appeal has been sought.

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