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Legal Aid - now provided by the Legal Services Commission
For general advice and assistance, see also
Sources of help and assistance and
Firms of Solicitors willing to offer Free (Initial) Legal Advice by Email
*The Community Legal Service, which from 2000 replaced the old civil scheme of legal aid, bringing together networks of funders (eg Local Authorities) and suppliers into partnerships to provide the widest possible access to information and advice.
*The Criminal Defence Service which from 2001 replaced the old system of criminal legal aid and provides criminal services to people accused of crimes.
Organisations which have met the Commission's standards will display the Community Legal Service Quality Mark or CDS logo.
Magistrates and Judges
i) Caselaw; regularly updated commentaries on the cases, with links to the full text judgments on Bailii. (Bailii contains nearly every judgment, but no specific commentary.)
ii) Legislation; The full text of, and a simple and up-to-date commentary on, the Mental Health Act 1983, the Mental Capacity Act 2005, and related legislation.
iii) General articles to explain the concepts and terminology used in the caselaw and legislation sections and practical guidance for lawyers.
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