Know Nothing About Legal Aid And Want QUALITY Info? You Should Read This..Part One


 

Know Nothing About Legal Aid And Want QUALITY Info? You Should Read This..Part One

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In a rapidly changing world, where people’s expectations of services are rising, accessing the right advice at the right time will be critical to help people solve problems and understand what government changes mean for them.

via No Good Specialist Lawyers Available To Citizens Following Legal Aid Cuts.

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1. Overview

Legal aid can help meet the costs of legal advice, family mediation and representation in a court or tribunal.

You’ll usually need to show that:

  • your case is eligible for legal aid
  • the problem is serious
  • you can’t afford to pay for legal costs

You could for example get legal aid if:

  • you or your family are at risk of abuse or serious harm, eg domestic violence or forced marriage
  • you’re at risk of homelessness or losing your home
  • you’ve been accused of a crime, face prison or detention
  • you’re being discriminated against
  • you need family mediation
  • you’re adding legal arguments or bringing a case under the Human Rights Act

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Your ‘Family Rights’ believing in the best interest of children. The issues which are important to me are, children and their families, the injustices to parents, which may occur, because of inadequate information, mistakes or corruption. This is happening every day. every minute and every second.
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1 Response to Know Nothing About Legal Aid And Want QUALITY Info? You Should Read This..Part One

  1. Martyn Rush says:

    Hi Ngozi – nice to talk to you tonight. This blog looks really interesting! Will have a good read through.

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