RLC in the Media: Lawyers say lack of funding will mean vulnerable miss out on legal advice

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RLC CEO Jo Shulman takes part in ABC AM's discussion about the future of funding for Community Legal Centres.

Shulman warns that cuts to services will mean that vulnerable people will miss out on vital legal assistance; compounding their disadvantage and ultimately leading to higher costs for the state down the line.

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Tens of thousands of fines issued during the COVID pandemic are to be withdrawn or refunded by the New South Wales state of Australia after government lawyers conceded on Tuesday that some fines were invalid in a test case brought by a legal advocacy group.
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