Closure ‘short-sighted’

UNIMPRESSED: Mount Gambier lawyer Thomas Rymill has hit out at the State Government’s cuts to South East legal services.

LEGAL practitioners have slammed the State Government’s decision to close the South East Community Legal Centre (SECLC) in July, labelling it “discriminative and short-sighted”.

Attorney-General John Rau announced this week the SECLC will close on July 1 and the South Australian Legal Services Commission will act as the first point of contact for people seeking community legal services.

Local lawyer Thomas Rymill said the new point of contact will be “completely inferior” to


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