Defence lawyers are calling for financial help to fund a critical appeal concerning the government’s decision to press ahead with two-tier contracts for criminal legal aid – more HERE. The Criminal Law Solicitors’ Association and London Criminal Courts Solicitors’ Association had previously lost their High Court challenge to the contracts.
A message from the CLSA’s Robin Murray:
‘I know the readers of this fine site – by definition- care about access to justice; but we ask them to do a little more than send their good wishes, which are always deeply appreciated but ask if they would kindly send some financial support for our appeal hearing.’
For more information, go HERE.