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Access to information

Your rights to information under the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act (Scotland) 2002

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Complaints and comments about the Scottish Legal Aid Board

We want to hear your views about our service. We’d like you to tell us; when we’ve done something well, about anything you think we could do better and when things have gone wrong. It is important to us to keep improving the legal aid system, and your comments and experiences can help us do this.

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Guidance for opponents in civil legal aid cases

Someone involved in a civil court case may apply for legal aid. If you are also involved in the case, this could affect you. If your opponent has applied for legal aid, you can tell us of any concerns you have or give us relevant information. This is called “making representations".

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Children's Legal Assistance - Information for children

Information for children on children’s legal assistance in children’s hearings and related court cases

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Children's Legal Assistance -Information for adults and young people

Information for adults and young people on children’s legal assistance in children’s hearings and related court cases.

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Civil legal aid - Info for applicants

Explaining civil legal aid and advice and assistance

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Quick links

Legal Aid News

10, Jul, 2014

Police Station Duty Scheme Update

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12, Jun, 2014

SLAB moving to new offices in Autumn 2014

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12, Jun, 2014

Face to face legal services and their alternatives

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16, Apr, 2014

Review of publicly funded legal assistance

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14, Mar, 2014

Advocate Mark Strachan sentenced to two years imprisonment for fraud and attempted fraud

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27, Sep, 2013

Annual Report 2012-2013

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