Social welfare law and the parallel legal aid service

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Abstract:

With challenging budget cuts ahead, this article looks back to the origins of civil legal aid and the long development of services that have advised and represented on social welfare law. It also considers recent attempts to join up services and the legacy inherited by the new coalition government.

Keywords: Advice; Cuts; Demand

Document Type: Miscellaneous

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/175982710X530598

Publication date: October 1, 2010

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