To misquote Hot Chocolate: “It started with a consultation, never thought it would come to this….”
It seems like a long time ago that we all responded to the first consultation entitled “Decimating Justice” or some such. 729 more words
Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has put legal aid on his agenda, asking former minister Lord Bach to ‘immediately’ review the government’s reforms.
The announcement comes as practitioner groups ponder whether to accept justice secretary Michael Gove’s offer to suspend the government’s latest cut to legal aid fees and days before criminal defence firms find out if their bids for new duty provider contracts have been successful. 318 more words
A letter a day to number 10. No 1,210
Thursday 24 September 2015.
Dear Mr Cameron,
You really don’t understand or even care about ordinary people at all do you? 552 more words