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Latest News

 

Friday, Jul 06, 2018

No access to SLAB website and LAOL from old operating systems after Sunday 2 September

On Sunday 2 September SLAB will be following many other organisations in removing an older and less secure encryption method (known as TLS v1.0) from all of our secure infrastructure

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Thursday, Jun 28, 2018

Three more agencies achieve SNSIAP accreditation for quality of casework and representation

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service and Skye and Lochalsh CAB were accredited in May while Moray Council Financial Inclusion received their accreditation the following month.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

A judgement was reported today in the judicial review petition of Glasgow City Council against the Scottish Legal Aid Board and PQ.

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Friday, Mar 09, 2018

Four new Board members appointed and two reappointed

Full details on the appointments can be found on the Scottish Government's Public Appointments website.

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Friday, Nov 03, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) has published its Annual Report showing activity in the last financial year. The total cost to the taxpayer of legal assistance in Scotland was £135.7m in 2016-17, compared to £137.8 million in 2015-16.

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06, Jul, 2018

No access to SLAB website and LAOL from old operating systems after Sunday 2 September

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28, Jun, 2018

Three more agencies achieve SNSIAP accreditation for quality of casework and representation

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23, May, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

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09, Mar, 2018

Four new Board members appointed and two reappointed

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03, Nov, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

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