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Disgraceful! The myth that criminals are claiming sickness benefits | Sue Marsh

PUBLISHED July 24, 2012

Stooping to new lows in the defamation of those with long-term illnesses or disabilities, the Daily Mail ran an article over the weekend claiming that "a quarter of those claiming sickness benefits have a criminal record". Chris Grayling, the Conservative employment minister, called it a "truly alarming discovery".

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