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    Quote Originally Posted by lankou View Post
    Well the bullshine and propaganda is blatantly obvious. Fear of Corbyn is causing most of it.
    But no example then? Okay, rather no answer than a bullshit one.
    There are none who do so much harm as those obsessed with doing good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cerberus View Post
    But no example then? Okay, rather no answer than a bullshit one.
    Just take your pick of any front page news.

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    "Jeremy Hunt admits granting Shamima Begum legal aid would make him 'very uncomfortable"

    Well don't then, you ***t!! FFS!!

    I forgot the link again . . .
    https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/201...ell-family-ex/
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    Quote Originally Posted by cerberus View Post
    "Jeremy Hunt admits granting Shamima Begum legal aid would make him 'very uncomfortable"

    Well don't then, you ***t!! FFS!!

    I forgot the link again . . .
    https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/201...ell-family-ex/
    The government does not choose the individuals to get legal aid. It sets the parameters, but doesn’t deal with individual applicants — other than sometimes being in the dock...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Patman Post View Post
    The government does not choose the individuals to get legal aid. It sets the parameters, but doesn’t deal with individual applicants — other than sometimes being in the dock...
    However it works, or whatever the parameters it uses, it's discriminatory: it's still funded by taxpayers, and we don't expect our taxes to be used (abused?) for this kind of thing.
    There are none who do so much harm as those obsessed with doing good.

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    Dunno, but her lawyers are starting to collect the expense cheques ...
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    Lord Clyde: "Ayrshire Pullman Motor Services V Inland Revenue, 1929"

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    Quote Originally Posted by cerberus View Post
    However it works, or whatever the parameters it uses, it's discriminatory: it's still funded by taxpayers, and we don't expect our taxes to be used (abused?) for this kind of thing.
    I don’t disagree, but I’m still easier overall that such decisions are handled by the legal system and not by politicians...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Patman Post View Post
    The government does not choose the individuals to get legal aid. It sets the parameters, but doesn’t deal with individual applicants — other than sometimes being in the dock...
    Then it should (re) set those parameters to force those persons stripped of United kingdom citizenship for aiding and abetting or direct involvemrment in terrorism to seek assistance in gaining redress through the authorities of the country they are left a citizen of.

    I'm sure the Dutch are fair minded people who will come to the aid of someone who can make the case they have been grievously wronged

    They might even take her case to the EU court.

    That should make interesting times for remainers....
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    Justice is fine and dandy in the UK.
    A soldier is being prosecuted over the death of a 15 year old in a near civil war in Ireland around 41 years ago.
    A shyster company has been granted legal aid to defend the case of this disgusting Begum woman, who they have never met.
    Bravo and three cheers for British justice!
    They took your country from you, now they've taken your democracy too.
    And "they" are the elites, those who hate the culture of the people, the values of the people, the democracy of the people.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Barry View Post
    Justice is fine and dandy in the UK.
    A soldier is being prosecuted over the death of a 15 year old in a near civil war in Ireland around 41 years ago.
    A shyster company has been granted legal aid to defend the case of this disgusting Begum woman, who they have never met.
    Bravo and three cheers for British justice!
    The law is an ass and always was.

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