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Legal Profession

Volume 163: debated on Monday 4 December 1989

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To ask the Attorney-General if he will propose the ending of the monopoly whereby only members of the legal profession are allowed to represent defendants before courts.

The Government's proposals for widening choice in the provision of advocacy services were set out in the White Paper published on 19 July 1989.