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Families ‘hit by legal aid plans’

Thousands of vulnerable people facing family breakdown could end up without legal representation because of planned changes to legal aid. The BBC reports on proposed legal aid cuts, with comment from Nicholas Cusworth QC, FLBA Chair. Read the full article on the BBC website: Families ‘hit by legal aid plans’, By Maleen Saeed.

BAR COUNCIL AND FLBA URGE CARE ON FAMILY JUSTICE REFORMS

The Bar Council and Family Law Bar Association (FLBA), which represent barristers and family barristers in England and Wales respectively, have urged the Government to take a considered and practical approach to reforming family law and not to rush to legislate, as it published its response to the Family Justice Review. Commenting on particular areas(…)