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Consultations for new framework between Legal Aid Ontario and legal clinics starting

Consultations for new framework between Legal Aid Ontario and legal clinics starting

LAO will implement new framework in April 2021

Legal Aid Ontario to launch modernized framework under new Legal Aid Services Act

Legal Aid Ontario to launch modernized framework under new Legal Aid Services Act

LAO also introduced changes to change-of-solicitor policy and to duty counsel worksheet

Organizations to help police report statistics on Indigenous groups in official crime statistics

Organizations to help police report statistics on Indigenous groups in official crime statistics

This data is important to justice community and other sectors, they said

Court of Appeal rejects lower court’s finding that accused in sexual assault lacked credibility

Court of Appeal rejects lower court’s finding that accused in sexual assault lacked credibility

Detailed recollection does not indicate fabrication: ONCA

Legal Aid Ontario shares race-based data for 2019-2020

Legal Aid Ontario shares race-based data for 2019-2020

LAO is one of the only organizations in Ontario’s justice system to collect such data

New judicial appointments announced: Ontario Court of Justice

New judicial appointments announced: Ontario Court of Justice

New justices will sit in Chatham and Windsor