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The Resource Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC)

Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC)

Label
Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people
Title
Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people
Statement of responsibility
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANL:ISBN
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Australia
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Legal aid
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Crime
Label
Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover title
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction : Who should use this guide -- How to use this guide -- What is legal aid -- 2. Need for legal aid facts and figures : The criminal justic system : Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody -- Over-representation in prisons -- Repeat offenders -- The civil justic system : Individual rights -- Community interests and social justice -- 3. Guide to the law and courts : Role of law -- Types of law : Criminal law -- Civil law -- Family law -- Customary law -- Who makes law : Constitution -- Parliament -- Courts -- How courts work : Hierarchy -- Flow chart of criminal proceedings -- Criminal procedures -- Participants in court -- 4. Providers of legal aid : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander legal service -- Legal Aid Commissions -- Community Legal Centres -- Courts assistance, advice and referral -- Legal profession "pro bono" help, and contingency fees -- 5. Other assistance -- 6. Training : Qualifications -- Training -- 7. Funding : ATSIC -- Other sources -- Summary of allocations where the money goes -- Cost of legal services -- 8. Future directions : Major findings of recent reviews -- Common challenges -- Current reforms
Control code
000014110087
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iii, 37 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 and 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780642473172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)222191147
Label
Introductory guide to legal aid for Indigenous people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC)
Publication
Note
Cover title
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction : Who should use this guide -- How to use this guide -- What is legal aid -- 2. Need for legal aid facts and figures : The criminal justic system : Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody -- Over-representation in prisons -- Repeat offenders -- The civil justic system : Individual rights -- Community interests and social justice -- 3. Guide to the law and courts : Role of law -- Types of law : Criminal law -- Civil law -- Family law -- Customary law -- Who makes law : Constitution -- Parliament -- Courts -- How courts work : Hierarchy -- Flow chart of criminal proceedings -- Criminal procedures -- Participants in court -- 4. Providers of legal aid : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander legal service -- Legal Aid Commissions -- Community Legal Centres -- Courts assistance, advice and referral -- Legal profession "pro bono" help, and contingency fees -- 5. Other assistance -- 6. Training : Qualifications -- Training -- 7. Funding : ATSIC -- Other sources -- Summary of allocations where the money goes -- Cost of legal services -- 8. Future directions : Major findings of recent reviews -- Common challenges -- Current reforms
Control code
000014110087
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iii, 37 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 and 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780642473172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)222191147

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