Archive for the 'budgets' Category

High Court challenge to library closures in the West – BBC News

“Two county councils which want to close libraries in the west of England are facing a judicial review.”

Full story

BBC News, 3rd May 2011

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Councils mount legal challenge over academies cuts – BBC News

“A group of English local authorities are mounting a legal challenge against government budget cuts tied to its academies expansion programme.”

Full story

BBC News, 3rd May 2011

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Legal aid cuts will harm children, says champion of justice for the poor – The Guardian

“Tireless Pauline McIntyre, who works in one of the UK’s most deprived areas, says family law is unfairly seen as a soft target.”

Full story

The Guardian, 18th April 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Bar Chairman: We Will Continue to Make Case on Effect of Cuts – The Bar Council

“The Bar Council, which represents barristers in England and Wales, has pledged to continue to make the case on the effect of legal aid cuts, as the Justice Select Committee announced its response to Government proposals.”

Full press release

The Bar Council, 31st March 2011

Source: www.barcouncil.org.uk

Legal aid cuts: penny-wise and pound-foolish – The Guardian

“Cutting funds for the poor and vulnerable to defend their rights will simply push the costs on to other government departments.”

Full story

The Guardian, 1st April 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act 2011 – legislation.gov.uk

Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act 2011 published

Full text of Act

Source: www.legislation.gov.uk

Legal aid cuts: misleading statistics from the MoJ – The Guardian

“LAG believes that the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has been guilty of playing rather fast and loose in its interpretation of the figures on the impact of the proposed civil legal aid cuts.”

Full story

The Guardian, 18th March 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk


October 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Categories