In the Media

Squatting law ?misreported?

PUBLISHED September 29, 2011

Over 150 housing lawyers have signed an open letter accusing ministers of giving misleading statements about squatting and failing to challenge inaccurate reporting. They alleged that some media have repeatedly misreported the law on squatting and been guilty of ?sensationalist misrepresentation?. Ministers, including housing minister Grant Shapps, have ?furthered the myths being peddled around squatting? they added. The letter was published in the Guardian on Monday. See High-flyers will pay less read more