Austerity era cuts have turned parts of the country outside the great cities into ‘deserts’, with no readily accessible support for millions of residents.
Posts Tagged: legal aid
Natalie Elphicke: From tackling gangs to visa waivers, my five-step plan to take back control of our borders
We need to be clear and robust when it comes to tackling security and ending the abuses of European human rights laws.
Richard Holden: The horrifying tale of how I was baselessly charged with sexual assault – and what it says about the police and CPS
In the first of two pieces, the author describes how he was needlessly put through hell for 15 months – after which a jury duly took only ten minutes to clear him.
If ‘fair play’ is to mean anything, then it is vital that legal redress is available to all – regardless of income or background.
We are not restricting the number of firms who can do own client work representing legal aid clients who still get public funding for that work.
I’m with my angry father on this one: the Conservatives’ policy has to change.