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Toronto Star article on news Legal Aid Ontario family law initiatives

Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2014


Headline:

Legal Aid hopes to discourage feuding couples from acting as own lawyers


Publication:

Toronto Star


Publication date:

Thurs. July 3, 2014


Link to story:

http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2014/07/03/legal_aid_hopes_to_discourage_feuding_couples_from_acting_as_own_lawyers.html


Summary:

The Toronto Star published a story about two new family law initiatives Legal Aid Ontario launched July 3rd, 2014. The programs offer couples seeking to separate options that would allow them to obtain legally-binding separation agreements while avoiding the court system. Reporter Rachel Mendleson interviewed Thomas Kelsey, director of family law services for the GTA at Legal Aid Ontario.