Media Roundup Fund Equal Justice Campaign 14-16 March 2016

  Monday 14 March – Brisbane Times (Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services) – Sydney Morning Herald (Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services) also syndicated to 11 other titles

Innovative community legal service in women’s hospital helps to stop family violence

Community Law Australia today commended the work being done to address family violence by North Melbourne Legal Service and the Royal Women’s Hospital (the Women’s) through their innovative legal assistance outreach project Acting on the Warning Signs. The project, funded … Continue reading

Greens respond to problem of unmet legal need, but where do the other parties sit?

Community Law Australia today welcomed the Greens projected policy on the access to justice crisis but called for other parties to reveal their plans to tackle the growing demand for legal help, which is rising out of step with legal … Continue reading

CLA asks political parties to outline their plans to address the access to justice crisis

Community Law Australia has written to Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus, Shadow Attorney-General Senator Brandis and Greens Senator Penny Wright to ask them to outline their plans to address the access to justice crisis. Community Law Australia campaign spokesperson Carolyn Bond said … Continue reading