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Province Moves Forward With Legal Aid Transformation

Posted on: Thursday, January 28, 2010


Ontario has reached an agreement with the Criminal Lawyers' Association to end the boycott of large criminal cases in Ontario.

News Release (Ministry of the Attorney General)


"This step in the transformation of legal aid significantly improves the compensation to certificate lawyers and better reflects the importance of the work they do in addressing the legal needs of low income individuals."
John McCamus, Board Chair, Legal Aid Ontario