The legal aid helpline should not be another hurdle for the vulnerable – The Guardian

Posted December 13th, 2010 in legal aid, news by sally

“Last month’s green paper on legal aid proposed a ‘single gateway’ to what remains of a decimated, post-cuts legal aid scheme – a ‘simple, straightforward’ telephone service. The idea is to build on the helpline set up by the Legal Services Commission in 2004, Community Legal Advice.”

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The Guardian, 13th December 2010