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Legal Aid Ontario hosts community meeting about legal services for Ontario's Black communities
Wednesday, September 13
LAO releases domestic violence strategy blueprint
Tuesday, September 12
Legal Aid Ontario Advisory Committee on legal services to the Black community
Wednesday, August 16
LAO launches pilot to expedite applications from Toronto South Detention Centre
Monday, September 18
Hearing time billing reminder
Wednesday, June 14
Changes to the fee waiver regulation
Wednesday, June 7
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