TITLE

#saveUKjustice: The story since 9 April

AUTHOR(S)
Gannage-Stewart, Hannah
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);5/28/2013, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the protest of lawyers against the legal aid cuts, by the government outside the Houses of Parliament in Great Britain. It mentions that the Ministry of Justice plans to deduct 220 million pounds from the legal aid budget, that allows people to seek advice from small suppliers on public contracts. It mentions that all legal aid litigations come under the new rules.
ACCESSION #
88066682

 

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