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Public Law Project gives oral evidence to the JCHR

Wednesday 23 October PLP’s Martha Spurrier gave evidence and answered questions on the Government’s exceptional funding regime. This was part of the Joint Committee on Human Rights enquiry into the implications for access to justice of the Government’s proposals to reform Legal Aid,…

23 Oct 2013

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Announcement from PLP regarding proposed residence test challenge

On 16 October 2013 Bindmans LLP, acting on behalf of the Public Law Project, sent a pre-action letter to the Ministry of Justice regarding the Government’s decision to implement a residence test for civil legal aid.…

17 Oct 2013

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Judicial Review: proposals for further reform – PLP briefing paper

The PLP publishes a briefing paper to help respondents to the Government’s judicial review reform consultation.…

16 Oct 2013

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PLP submits written evidence to JCHR

PLP HAS PROVIDED WRITTEN EVIDENCE TO THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN RESPONSE TO AN ENQUIRY INTO THE IMPLICATIONS FOR ACCESS TO JUSTICE OF THE GOVERNMENT’S PROPOSED LEGAL AID REFORMS…

3 Oct 2013

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Sector bodies urge charities to oppose proposed changes to judicial review process

From Third Sector Daily: Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, said the move was a "direct attack on charities’ ability to campaign".…

20 Sep 2013