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R (Balding) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions




[2007] EWHC 759; LTL 12/4/2007

2007-05-21

It was unlawful for the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions to continue recovering overpayments of benefit from ongoing entitlement to benefit, after a claimant had been made bankrupt and then subsequently discharged from bankruptcy.  The Secretary of State was given permission to appeal to the Court of Appeal.