New proposals have been made after the Government were taken to court over an unpaid work scheme for those looking for jobs.
Because of human rights, states can’t use ‘deep interrogation’ techniques, the presumption of innocence must be upheld and everyone must have access to justice, including legal aid in some cases.
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Everyone deserves access to justice – that means legal aid where necessary
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In this decision, the right to legal aid is discussed by the court. It is established that in some cases, in order for access to justice to be achieved, legal aid must be granted when there would be an obvious unfairness.