Carlin v United Kingdom: ECHR 1 Dec 1997

The Commission dismissed as manifestly unfounded a complaint that the suspension of Industrial Injuries Disability Benefit during a person’s imprisonment involved any violation of Article 1P. It reiterated that ‘it is still necessary, in order for such a right to be established, that the person concerned should have satisfied domestic legal requirements . . ‘




Human Rights

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CitedCarson and Reynolds v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions CA 17-Jun-2003
The claimant Reynolds challenged the differential treatment by age of jobseeker’s allowance. Carson complained that as a foreign resident pensioner, her benefits had not been uprated. The questions in each case were whether the benefit affected a . .
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Human Rights, Benefits

Updated: 23 June 2022; Ref: scu.184334