Hard line on legal aid for library battles

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Fri, 27/05/2011 - 12:34 Campaigners seeking legal aid to pursue judicial review claims against local library closures are being asked for "community contributions" of over 50% of costs by the Legal Services Commission (LSC). Isle of Wight campaigners said they had been advised that they needed to raise £15,000 to pursue their claim against closures; Brent is seeking £30,000. Lawyers acting in the Gloucestershire and Somerset cases said they were still "seeking to agree a suitable level" of contribution. read more Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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