Report on International Approaches to the Defence of Indigent Persons in Criminal Cases
63 Pages Posted: 26 Feb 2009
Date Written: December 1, 2005
This report presents the findings of a comparative review of international approaches to the provision of legal aid to indigent persons involved in criminal cases. Its intent is to provide some insight into the reasons the UK's expenditure on criminal legal aid far exceeds that of any other country in the world.
Keywords: legal aid, Lord Carter Review, criminal legal aid
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