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SDP & EDP

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Lisascott
Lisascott Community member Posts: 4 Listener
Does anyone know if the court ruling in January 2023 where the claimants won SDP & EDP will mean both (not just SDP) will be considered in transitional payments in future migration  from ESA to UC or is this still ongoing and not yet decided. I’ve tried to find a discussion on this and can only find one back in April 2023. Case below for reference 

https://www.disabilityrightsuk.org/news/call-dwp-compensate-50000-claimants-unlawfully-short-changed-moving-uc
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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,077 Disability Gamechanger
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    There's been no further updates on this at all as far as i'm aware.
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
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