Increased support for legal representation in welcome
27 June 2019
Increased support for legal
representation in New Zealand welcome: Greens
Party welcome increased support for Community Law Centres so
that more New Zealanders have access to justice, Greens
Justice spokesperson Golriz Ghahraman said today.
legal support should be available for all.
entitled to legal representation and to know their rights.
I’m glad this Government is working to ensure more people
can access legal support across New Zealand.
too long, community legal centres have been buckling under
pressure trying to provide fair and accessible legal support
for New Zealanders.
“The 24 Community Law Centres around
New Zealand do incredible work providing legal
“With this additional support they will
be able to expand on this work, which is better for the
wellbeing of our
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