The mother of a disabled man made to represent herself in court vowed to challenge a judge’s ruling yesterday.
The woman was told she had used “undue influence” on her son so that he refused to take psychiatric drugs and electro-convulsive therapy.
Thursday 12th Mar 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Legal aid cuts meted out by the Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition have resulted in “gross unfairness” for parents involved in disputes over children, according to Mr Justice Mostyn.
The High Court judge could have gone further. The removal of financial support...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Legal aid cuts were rushed through without understanding the implications for access to justice, MPs warned today.
Budget changes intended to cut £300 million from the £940m civil legal aid budget were made with “no evidence in many areas and without making good use...
Wednesday 4th Feb 2015
Beloved socialist to return to agriculture
Thursday 22nd Jan 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
Officers turn batons and tear gas on peaceful protest
Friday 2nd Jan 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
Jim Swire makes call after Scottish legal chief meets FBI head
Monday 22nd Dec 2014
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