Liberal Democrat - Brighton Conference 2018
Fringe Meetings for Rights Liberties Justice
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Rights-Liberties-Justice and JUSTICE
The Future of Legal Aid – how can access to justice be restored?
From the recent barrister's strike, to the Bach Commission report and the Secret Barrister's book, evidence abounds about the crisis in legal aid and the wider justice system. The Government is now reviewing the 2013 (LASPO Act) cuts to legal aid - what needs to change to restore access to justice?
Date: Monday 17 September | Time: 1 - 2 PM
Location: Meeting Room 1 A, Brighton Conference Centre.
Chair: Andrew Haslam-Jones, Co-chair, Rights-Liberties-Justice
Lord Marks QC, Parliamentary Spokesperson for Justice,
James Sandbach, Director of Policy and External Affairs, LawWorks
Andrea Coomber, Director of JUSTICE
Anthony Hook, Criminal Defence Barrister
Alistair Carmichael MP
*PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE – (Was Sunday 16th September 2018)
Rights-Liberties-Justice and the Law Society
The Impact of Brexit on the legal profession and the justice system
Date: Monday 17 September | Time: 6.15-7.30 PM | Location: Osborne Suite, Brighton Hilton Metropole
Chair: James Sandbach, Co-Chair Rights-Liberties-Justice
Baroness Sarah Ludford, Lords Spokesperson on Europe
David Greene, Deputy President of the Law Society,
Jessica Simor QC, Matrix Chambers
Reuven Zeigler, University of Reading
*EXTRA MEETING - NOT LISTED IN FRINGE DIRECTORY
Using liberal philosophy as the basis of new Lib Dem Legal Policy
Date : Monday 17th September 2018 at 19:45PM Location: Hilton Surrey 2
Professor David Howarth, Dr Mark Pack, Barnaby Towns
Working from the basics to update our policy