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Civil cases


Civil legal assistance helps people to get legal advice or to put their civil case in court. It may be free or you may have to pay something towards it.


Examples of civil cases:

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For full information, read our leaflet  Civil legal aid - info for applicants (PDF).

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Legal Aid News

12, Feb, 2016

Police station duty scheme update

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26, Jan, 2016

SNSIAP Update January 2016

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14, Jan, 2016

Police station duty scheme update

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18, Dec, 2015

SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published

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11, Dec, 2015

Police station duty scheme update

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04, Nov, 2015

SLAB to develop and implement new sustainable accreditation model for advice providers

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30, Oct, 2015

£7,500 confiscation order against ex-Advocate

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27, Oct, 2015

Conference explores the developing role advice services play in tackling inequalities

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23, Oct, 2015

Success of joint-funding approach sees projects extended into 2016

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02, Oct, 2015

Legal aid review plan published

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30, Jun, 2015

New Parliamentary regulations remove restriction on ABWOR in Double Jeopardy cases

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16, Mar, 2015

Police station duty scheme update

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