Remember all those controversial laws that were passed? Many of them just came into force
Many of the new bills passed at the last-minute back in April come into force today, including the Borders Bill and the Policing Bill. Here’s a round-up of what they are and why some have proven extremely controversial.
Kill the Bill protesters vow to make new ‘anti-democratic’ laws unenforceable
‘So what now? Do give up and accept our fate? No chance.’
‘Trauma deadline’ in Borders Bill would see survivors of abuse miss out on support
We must act against Part 5 of the Nationality and Borders Bill, which would create a deadline for slavery victims to come forward, writes Maya Esslemont, director of After Exploitation.