Rape and torture victims turned away from collapsed advice service – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted July 18th, 2011 in immigration, Immigration Advisory Service, news, rape, torture, victims by sally

“Rape and torture victims were turned away from the collapsed Immigration Advisory Service last week, a former employee has told the Gazette.”

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Law Society’s Gazette, 18th July 2011

Source: www.lawgazette.co.uk

Tens of thousands lose support as Immigration Advisory Service closes – The Guardian

Posted July 11th, 2011 in budgets, immigration, Immigration Advisory Service, legal aid, news by sally

“Tens of thousands of people pursuing asylum and immigration cases have been left without support after the Immigration Advisory Service, a charity, went into unannounced administration, blaming government changes to legal aid.”

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The Guardian, 11th July 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk