My guest today is Oriel Varga, a member of a grassroots coalition fighting the idea of amalgamating 17 independent community legal clinics in the GTA into five super clinics.
Keep Neighbourhood Legal Clinics say the move is driven by austerity measures that are not in the best interests of low income people.
I spoke with Oriel via telephone on Monday evening about the impact of community legal clinics on low-income communities and the problems associated with the proposed model.
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