LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary, leaves a cabinet meeting in Downing Street before the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, presents his annual budget to Parliament on March 20, 2013 in London, England. The Chancellor, under pressure after the UK lost its AAA credit rating last month and the lack of growth in the economy, is predicted to reveal plans to continue with his austerity strategy to cut the UK's deficit. It is likely that Mr. Osborne will announce further spending cuts to Whitehall departments with the savings put in place to boost large scale infrastructure projects, with both tax breaks on childcare and a rise in fuel duty also high on the agenda.
I don't know where Chris Grayling thinks we've come from, but a lot of us are from similar backgrounds to our clients, and that's why they'll talk to us.
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week, then we come down in our Learjets to Sheffield magistrates court for the other day." She continues, "I don't know where Chris Grayling thinks we've come from, but a lot of us are from similar backgrounds to our clients, and that's why they'll talk to from Guardian Unlimited Read more »
The story they tried to stop us telling
Secretary Chris Grayling welcomed the lifting of restrictions ALTHOUGH widely reported in the decades following the murders, Mc-Greavy was granted anonymity in 2009. The gagging order, which allowed him to only be referred to as ‘M’, was made in response to from Worcester News Read more »
Lawyers protest over UK legal aid cuts
by the London Criminal Courts Solicitors Association (LCCSA), through which demonstrators condemned the Justice Secretary Chris Grayling’s plans to slash legal aid spending. Barristers and solicitors branded Ministry of Justice (MoJ) proposals as unfair, warning from Press TV Read more »
We all need legal aid
the lights went out. It went dark as Steve Hynes of the Legal Action Group was speaking about the justice minister, Chris Grayling, and Hynes’s quip – ‘Oh God, does Grayling control the lights as well?’ – brought one of the only genuine laughs of the night from London Review of Books Read more »
Catholic church says legal aid cuts will harm human trafficking victims
justice secretary, Chris Grayling, who has said people who have arrived recently in the UK can 'end up in our courts at our expense'. Photograph: Rex Features Victims of human trafficking and domestic abuse will be deprived of courtroom support under government from Guardian Unlimited Read more »