LBC reports …
Essay cheating companies will be made illegal in England under new legislation to reform post-16 education. The government intends to make it a criminal offence to provide, arrange or advertise essay-writing services for financial gain to university and college students.
Making essay mills illegal will help protect students from falling prey to the “deceptive marketing techniques of contract cheating services”, the Department for Education said.
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