News Articles for "Legal Aid"
Mental health legal centre facing uncertain future
Victoria's only specialist community legal centre for people with mental illness says it may close unless a funding cut is revers...read more
The $30 million provided in the federal budget for legal aid nationally is less than half that needed with the Victorian system still in crisis, legal righ...read more
$10m needed for legal aid to avoid court crisis
The Victorian Bar and the Law Institute of Victoria are calling for a significant increase in legal aid funding in the budget to address what they says is ...read more
States fuel legal funding crises: Dreyfus
Conservative state governments facing legal aid funding squeezes aren't helping by imposing 1950s-style anti-crime policies without sufficiently funding le...read more