In the Media

The upper house is prepared to contest legal aid reforms. Let us hope the lower house takes heed of its concerns

PUBLISHED September 29, 2011

Liberal Democrat peer Lord Carlile QC has a good record as a defender of legal aid. In his interview with Gazette reporter John Hyde he expresses concern over the implications of the cuts and predicts a difficult ride for the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill in the Lords. read more