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Chancel-repair liability comes under scrutiny

by Gavin Drake

Posted: 12 Oct 2012 @ 12:44

CHANCEL-REPAIR liability (CRL) and the legal advice given to PCCs by the Legal Advisory Commission of the General Synod will come under Parliamentary scrutiny next week, in a debate sponsored by the MP for Mid Worcestershire, Peter Luff.

The MP, who is campaigning for a change in the law to remove liability from private home-owners, will "turn the finger of blame to the Church of England" because, he is expected to say, "it made no attempt to understand the implications of the ...

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