With New Website, MOJ Projects Increased Use of Legal Aid Services


Chief Technical Director in the Ministry of Justice, Grace Ann Stewart McFarlane, is projecting an increase in the utilization of the Legal Aid Service with the launch of the legal aid council’s website.

She’s also lauding the 700 strong legal aid team for it’s ability to penetrate under-served and high-risk populations, thus increasing access to justice.

Mrs McFarlane says the legal aid services should also be extended to every platform where feasible.

Grace Ann Stewart McFarlane, Chief Technical Director in the Ministry of Justice, speaking on Wednesday at the launch of the Legal Aid Council’s website in Kingston.

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