Monthly Archives: May 2012

Legal Aid Act – the fight goes on

Date: 22nd May 2012 Categories:

What is covered by legal aid has not been set in stone by the passing of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (‘the Legal Aid Act’). LAG expects that both secondary legislation and test cases will …

Worries over advice sector fund

Date: 3rd May 2012 Categories:

Speaking at a meeting in parliament organised by the campaign group Justice for All on 1 May, civil society minister Nick Hurd was evasive on how and when the £40m allocated for advice services in the budget would be spent. …