Legal aid cuts 'mean-spirited', Ottawa lawyers warn

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Cuts to Legal Aid Ontario are “mean-spirited” and will push the province closer to a two-tiered legal system, where Indigenous people, the poor, and refugees will be at an even greater disadvantage, Ottawa lawyers warn. “I think it’s horrific. I can’t overstate how bad it is,” said defence lawyer Leo Russomanno, who says about half […]

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