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Justice advisory council’s future up in the air

25 July 2016

Former lord chancellor Michael Gove established council after scrapping the controversial two-tier criminal legal aid contracting regime.

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Video: Liz Truss becomes the new lord chancellor

22 July 2016

Former environment secretary was sworn in at a ceremony in the High Court on Thursday.

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Solicitors who ‘embarrass’ Legal Aid Agency face sanctions

21 July 2016By

Clause appears in 90-page document outlining standard terms for new criminal legal aid contract.

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Courts need ‘root-and-branch’ change

25 July 2016By Grania Langdon-Down

‘Our system is crumbling under the weight of outdated and inefficient paper-based processes,’ says Lord Justice Fulford.

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My legal life: Alexandra Tribe

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Roundtable: diversity

Black, Asian and minority ethnic lawyers continue to experience unequitable outcomes across the legal profession. The Gazette’s latest roundtable heard that concerted action to tackle this is long overdue.

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