Richard III Reburial: Is England Honoring a Murderer? – Discovery News
Richard III Reburial: Is England Honoring a Murderer?Discovery News“He developed an early form of legal aid, which provided support for those unable to afford lawyers,” Stone said. Critics argue that while Richard might have reshaped important aspects of the legal system, developing for instance the presumption of …and more »
Aboriginal legal services warn clients will face court unrepresented if funding cuts go ahead
Indigenous legal services across the country say that lawyers will lose their jobs and more Aboriginal clients will face court unrepresented if the Government follows through with plans to cut their funding.
Third of domestic violence victims cannot provide evidence for legal aid – The Guardian
The GuardianThird of domestic violence victims cannot provide evidence for legal aidThe GuardianAn MoJ spokesperson said: “Legal aid is a vital part of our justice system. That's why we made sure it will remain one of the most generous systems in the world, at around £1.5bn a year, after reform. This government is exceptionally clear that victims …How a failure to gather evidence meant spending cuts actually hurt the taxpayerPolitics.co.uk (blog)Stratospheric law-school fees raise bar for access to justiceTheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)all 28 news articles »
Charlottesville funding cuts likely for Legal Aid, PHAR – The Daily Progress
Charlottesville funding cuts likely for Legal Aid, PHARThe Daily ProgressTwo longstanding community agencies serving low-income residents are expected to see funding from local government cut for the coming fiscal year. Throughout most of a recent budget forum, representatives from the Legal Aid Justice Center and Public …