LAPG Manifesto Reaches New Heights

2018-10-17T13:21:17+01:00October 17th, 2018|

Costs firm John M Hayes, great supporters of LAPG's work over many years, recently climbed Mount Snowden to raise money for access to justice and the London Legal Support Trust.  And on top of that, they lugged up copies of LAPG's Manifesto for Legal Aid!  An excellent effort by the JMH team! Read more about their [...]

LAPG launches manifesto for legal aid.

2017-10-09T06:06:26+01:00October 9th, 2017|

Legal Aid Practitioners Group sets out detailed plan for undoing damage caused by LASPO cuts. The Legal Aid Practitioners Group has drawn on the expertise and experience of its members to produce a 'pragmatic and clear' manifesto for restoring  access to justice, lost following the 2012 Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act. Writing [...]

New Legal Aid Manifesto prioritises vulnerable groups in society – children, disabled people and victims of domestic violence

2015-03-18T19:16:43+00:00March 18th, 2015|

The Legal Aid Practitioners Group (LAPG) has today launched the Manifesto for Legal Aid, which calls for immediate changes to be made to the legal aid system to improve access to justice for vulnerable groups. The Manifesto highlights those areas where changes to legal aid – particularly those brought in under the Legal Aid, Sentencing [...]