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Justice Cannot Be Delivered On The Cheap

The deep crisis the Conservatives have unleashed in our justice system should concern us all 

Cuts have consequences and they are driving this crisis in justice. 811 more words

This Week in Housing #1

ALTERNATIVE HOMES

A journalist from the Croydon Advertiser stayed in a micro-flat in London for a night. These flats are aimed at young professionals who can’t afford regular homes. 277 more words

Housing

Learn More: New Video on Statewide Access to Justice Portals

Legal Services Corporation has released a new video on the statewide access to justice portals. Watch it here to see highlights from the project announcement at the white house and hear from Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer of Microsoft Corporation, LSC’s President Jim Sandman, and Mark O’Brien, Pro Bono Net’s Executive Director.

Legal Aid

Maxine Peake supports Bolton Law Centre appeal.

After the successful launch of the Greater Manchester Law Centre in Moss Side two years ago, campaigners are now seeking to create a centre in Bolton, run by the community for the community. 352 more words

Welfare Benefits

All you need to know about juvenile defense lawyers

Crimes can be committed by anyone, regardless of the age or size. One is said to have committed a crime when he or she engages in an act or activity that is contrary to the law.  313 more words

About to face a trial? Here’s why you need a criminal defense lawyer

A crime can be committed against anyone an organization or the government faculties of a particular area. A crime is said to have been committed when one goes against the rules of a particular place by either of the listed options above.  305 more words

Kasari Govender: Legal aid a cheap, effective fix to combat family violence

Women and children are dying. Thankfully, part of the answer is cheap and easy, so why aren’t we doing it?

Having a lawyer is essential to supporting a woman to leave a violent relationship, rebuild her life and represent the best interests of her children. 678 more words

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