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    Improving family violence programmes

    People who commit family violence will be better supported to change their behaviour and break the cycle of offending, thanks to changes planned for later this

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    Justice wins 2017 best policy advice prize

    Ministry policy analysts have won the top prize from a major independent consultancy firm that ranks government agencies on the quality of their policy advice.

  3. We've made it easier to apply for legal aid

    We’ve made it easier to apply for legal aid

    by Emily Dimock

    We’ve made it easier to apply for legal aid, redeveloping five forms into a simplified one. Thank you to everyone who gave feedback on the old legal aid forms.

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    Great day out at Precinct Public Open Day

    Cantabrians turned out in force on Sunday (17 September 2017) to get a once-in-a-lifetime look behind the scenes of the Justice & Emergency Services Precinct.