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Monday, May 08, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Child-Centred Legal Practice in The Children’s Hearing System

The Scottish Child Law Centre will hold a masterclass training event on child-centred legal practice in the Children’s Hearing System on Wednesday 21 June at the MacKenzie Building in Edinburgh.

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Monday, May 08, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Getting Sibling Contact Right

The Scottish Law Centre will hold a masterclass training event on Getting Sibling Contact Right on Thursday 15 June at Foundation Scotland, Edinburgh.

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Sunday, Apr 23, 2017

Statement on the draft Criminal Code of Practice

We have just completed our consultation on the draft Criminal Code of Practice and will now be carefully considering the responses.

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Friday, Apr 07, 2017

Civil Legal Assistance Office service delivery model planning

The Civil Legal Assistance Office (CLAO) is changing aspects of how it helps members of the public who approach it with legal problems.

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Thursday, Apr 06, 2017

Easter and May public holiday payment timetable

Our offices will be closed on Friday 14 April and Monday 17 April for Easter, and on Monday 1 May for the public holiday.

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Friday, Mar 31, 2017

Update and FAQ on the consultation on the draft Criminal Code of Practice

We have extended the consultation period to 5pm on Tuesday 18 April 2017 following a request from the Law Society of Scotland.

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Thursday, Mar 23, 2017

Conference for lawyers involved in Children’s Hearings - Friday 19 May

The Law Society of Scotland will hold a conference in May for lawyers involved in the Children’s Hearings system.

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Monday, Mar 20, 2017

LAOL downtime - Saturday 25 March

Legal Aid Online will be unavailable on Saturday 25 March between 7am-2pm due to scheduled maintenance work.

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Quick links

23, Jun, 2017

Legal Aid Applicant Sentenced for Fraud

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22, Jun, 2017

First advice agencies accredited under new Scottish National Standards process

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18, May, 2017

Upcoming research with people who have used the Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO)

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11, May, 2017

Annual update on the Quality Assurance Scheme for Criminal Legal Assistance

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22, Feb, 2017

Serious concerns raised over methodology, analysis and underlying data in Law Society’s financial health report

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