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Greater Manchester Law Centre successful opening celebration – huge support from the local community

Greater Manchester Law Centre successful opening celebration – huge support from the local community Over 500 hundred people attended the opening celebration of the new Law Centre in Moss Side, Manchester on Saturday 11th February 2017. Patrons Michael Mansfield QC, renowned human rights lawyer and one of the founders of the Law Centre movement, and Maxine Peake, star…

“Free legal aid at Manchester’s ‘courageous’ new law centre”

The centre is one of three in the ten Greater Manchester boroughs, alongside Bury and Rochdale A top barrister praised a “courageous” new law centre offering free advice and campaigning for legal aid. Michael Mansfield QC helped open the Greater Manchester Law Centre in Moss Side earlier. Seven of the nine law centres in Greater…

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“‘We will have access to justice’: Greater Manchester Law Centre opens”

The Greater Manchester Law Centre opened its doors to the public this weekend becoming the third new centre to join the network post-LASPO. ‘Legal aid has been cut and cut again,’ commented John Nicholson, the law centre’s chair. ‘Now – when people are facing vicious benefit sanctions, homelessness, escalating racism, cuts in health and education…