Bach commission calls for the abolition of the Legal Aid Agency and a new right to justice

Posted on 25th October 2017

In a long-awaited report examining access to justice and legal aid, the Bach Commission led by the former Justice Minister and Labour Peer Lord Bach has called for major reform of the legal aid system. It is published in the wake of shocking evidence that the current system is resulting in injustices and failures that pose a threat to the rule of law.