30 January 2014
“Anatomy of a Disaster”: Privatisation of Court Interpreting Services
Next year marks the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, arguably one of the most important legal documents in the world, guaranteeing the right to a fair trial. That right is currently under threat in various ways in modern Britain, particularly through plans to privatise legal aid services, and the privatisation of court interpreting services, the framework agreement governing which became operational on 30 January 2012.
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