CRIMINAL LAW SOLICITORS' ASSOCIATION

CLSA statement on YouGove Poll

 YouGov poll on public attitudes to legal aid. 

 

Fieldwork Time: 1st - 2nd April 2015

 

Headlines

 

84% of people say legal aid and a fair trial are a British fundamental right. (82% say health care at the point of use)

89% of people say legal aid is important.

 

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These facts nail the lie that people do not care about legal aid as a political issue. It is an important and fundamental issue for politicians to note. Legal aid campaigners speak for the people. There MUST be proper funding for legal aid. It is a right not a benefit.

 

Robin Murray 

Vice Chair 

CLSA

13/04/15 

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