Progressive Conservatives are still cutting $133 million from legal aid — but that's $31 million less than they'd said they would.
Opposition criticized Ford’s government Thursday for misleading people who needed help.
A 40-per-cent cut to legal aid funding was “devastating” for low-income British Columbians, lawyers say.
Ontario’s attorney general Doug Downey is disappointed by the move.
The premier promised legal aid for anyone who contacted his office. Emails show he passed the buck.
Dozens of protests were held over budget cuts that lawyers say will be devastating for low-income people.
The clinic has lost 10 per cent of its roughly $1-million budget.
Two staff members at the Workers’ Health and Safety Legal Clinic have lost their jobs.
A legal clinic that serves injured workers is having its budget slashed retroactively.
The clinic for injured workers is losing four frontline staff members.