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Meeting the greater legal needs of single parents (2016)

This short paper presents findings of the Legal Australia-Wide Survey which identify which family types experience the greatest legal needs. (Updating Justice 51)

Legal needs of unemployed people in Australia (2013)

This short paper summarises findings from the Legal Australia-Wide Survey of a link between employment status and vulnerability to legal problems. (Updating Justice 20)

Legal need and main language across Australia (2013)

This paper presents findings from the Legal Australia-Wide Survey which examines the experience of legal need among people whose main language is not English.  (Updating Justice 34)

Legal needs of single parents in New South Wales (2013)

This short paper presents findings from the Legal Australia-Wide Survey on the prevalence and severity of legal problems experienced by single parents in NSW. (Updating Justice 18)

Taking justice into custody: the legal needs of prisoners (2008)

Access to Justice and Legal Need (A2JLN) in-depth qualitative research into the legal needs of prisoners in NSW and their capacity to access the law and legal help. See also a Summary report (Justice Issues 2)

The legal needs of older people in NSW (2004)

This monograph is part of the Access to Justice and Legal Needs series.  It examines the legal neeeds of older people and is based on a review of existing literature, consultations with legal and non-legal service providers, academics, and older people themselves.

Legal Information Needs of Older People (2004)

This literature review examines the legal information needs and pathways of older Australians and the most effective ways of providing information to them.

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