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The British are waging a war on the U.K’s “Bedroom Penalty”
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The British are waging a war on the U.K’s “Bedroom Penalty”

LONDON --  When one first hears the term "Bedroom Tax" various things may come to mind, however, in  England and parts of the U.K -- "Bedroom Taxes" actually applies to when one has one  far to many spare bedrooms that aren't being used. Yes, that's right, you can be penalized for having so many rooms but not enough people to fill them. Here's why this is today's most important read.   Hundreds have argued that the erroneous "Bedroom Tax"  discriminates against women who have experienced domestic violence; disabled children, and parents seeking to care for their disabled children.    Numerous cases this week are set to be heard during court hearings, some of which, the government has reportedly spent upwards of £250,000 to ensure that the cases are brought to court. The cases were br...
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