We are very concerned that the current proposals will mean that over 6,000 children every year will no longer be eligible for legal aid. They will therefore not have access to legal help and, crucially, representation in court. We urge them to amend the Bill to protect all children.

Month of publication 
November
Year of publication 
2011
Number of pages 
2
Author 
Ellen Broomé
Category 
Parliamentary briefings