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# legal aid

Last year
TDs call for expanded legal aid for domestic violence after judge warns 'working poor' lose out
District Court judge calls for mandatory free legal aid for domestic violence cases
Criminal legal aid can be withdrawn or cut from applicants under new oversight structures
All time
Caller to advice service faced €20k costs in family law case as they narrowly missed means test
Minister for Justice to launch review of the Civil Legal Aid Scheme this month
Irish Defence barristers protest over legal aid 'low pay rates' at the District Court
The Justice Minister was asked to limit free legal aid for repeat offenders. Here's why that won't happen
'Damaging to the very fabric of our society': Higgins criticises Ireland's unequal justice system
State will no longer automatically pay for barristers in personal insolvency cases
Call for householders to be given free legal aid to address 'power imbalance' during reposessions
Court hears Paddy Jackson has paid 'an enormous price' despite rape acquittal
Poll: Should the State relax free legal aid rules to cover more arrears cases?
Two men charged with conspiracy to murder Dublin man
Legal aid to be restricted in family law cases
Poll: Do you think Ireland's criminal legal aid system is being abused?
Over 4,000 borrowers flock to voucher scheme in bid to save their homes
Ireland has spent €430 million on criminal legal aid in the past eight years
''Free' legal aid isn't free; people are staying in domestic violence situations because they can't afford it'
Eilis Barry
'Until you've stood in those shoes, you can't understand' - how free legal aid works in Ireland
Free financial and legal aid now available for people at risk of losing their homes
Teen to go on trial accused of €8k spending spree with stolen bank card
Joe O'Reilly granted legal aid to pursue Supreme Court appeal
Paul Murphy says he couldn't afford legal fees "even on a full TD's salary"
Eight life sentences for convicted paedophile who raped his girlfriend and her mother
Here's how much was spent on criminal legal aid in 2014
Saverio Bellante remanded in custody for another two weeks after short court hearing
The cost of legal aid has been increased by 160 per cent
Criminal Legal Aid has cost the State more than €188 million since 2010
'Significant' rise in numbers referred to free legal scheme
Lack of legal aid resources impairs forensic defence, warns lawyer
Surge in applicants for legal aid
Legal aid lawyers have fees cut by another 10 per cent