The Sunday Post (Inverness)

Legal aid fears


Concerns have been raised over the legal aid system, with the number of solicitors who have withdrawn from providing cover in Scottish police stations increasing fourfold. Falkirk district has seen eight advocates pull out from the region’s duty rota in 2018 after new rules – deemed “not financiall­y viable” by local solicitors – were introduced by the Government.

Falkirk Herald

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