Legal Aid

Committee says proposed legal aid cuts may breach human rights | Joshua Rozenberg

PUBLISHED December 13, 2013

Chris Grayling is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing, the chair of an influential all-party backbench committee has suggested. Oscar Wilde's cynical jibe was twice put to the justice secretary when he gave evidence to the Joint Committee on Human Rights on 26 November and was then repeated by Dr Hywel Francis, a Labour MP, when he launched its report today.

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