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Justice Alliance film about the impact of legal aid cuts.

GMWRAG has had one or two issues with this video. We still can’t get it to play to the end but we’re told other people can so we’re going to chance it and post it up. 44 more words

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Statement from Justice and Solicitor General on Legal Aid

Alberta Justice and Solicitor General has been in contact with Legal Aid Alberta regarding the three applications made in court last week for legal counsel. 76 more words

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The LAA have issued an “Escape Cases Electronic Handbook” setting out their approach to the assessment of Legal Help and CLR claims for escape fees across all civil categories. 137 more words

Civil

CONSULTATIONS IN PROGRESS PER PRESIDENT’S 13TH FENESTRAL MUSING

Family procedure: consultation under way

In his short period in office Sir James Munby P has made reform of the family court system a distinctly personal affair. 790 more words

POSSIBILITIES FOR STATE FUNDING FAMILY CASES AFTER Q v Q (No 2)

Funding family proceedings

In Q v Q (No 2) EWFC 31 (06 August 2014), Sir James Munby P considered, amongst other things, the extent to which certain family litigation seemed to him to demand that particular litigation expenses be paid for by state funding (and see… 2,031 more words

Thanks to CSJ efforts, forest dept stayed Aliyabet villagers' eviction

Thanks to CSJ’s efforts, 101 families residing at Aliyabet village, situated in the vicinity of the industrially-hyperactive Dahej region of South Gujarat, got relief from the Gujarat High Court, which stayed the state forest department’s 14-year-old order to evict them from their land, calling them “illegal encroachers.” Claiming to be using the for land cattle breeding, their only occupation, for the last 60 years, the villagers received the relief following Justice CL Soni order granting “interim protection” to the affected persons, asking the authorities “not to evict petitioners from the land till the final disposal of the civil suit pending in the civil court, Bharuch.” Senior High Court advocate Shilpa R Shah fought the case. 17 more words

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