Request made to Government to implement policy change to allow all domestic abuse victims to access vital help

The Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales Dame Vera Baird QC has offered her full support to the call from the Domestic Abuse Commissioner for means testing for legal aid for victims of domestic abuse to be abolished.

The Domestic Abuse Commissioner Nicole Jacobs has written to the Lord Chancellor Robert Buckland QC MP to request the change in policy.

Read her full letter here.