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Can i get legal aid through domestic violence. She has been

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Can i get legal aid through domestic violence. She has been arrested as I have said before although not charged. What do you need to show to get legal aid

Thank you for your further question. The police must charge, convict or issue her a caution for you to satisfy the legal aid domestic violence criteria. If your GP can provide a letter confirming you have been a victim of domestic violence by her this will also satisfy the requirement. Your finances will then need to be assessed as there is an income and assets test to meet.

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