Evaluation of the Reforms to Summary Criminal Legal Assistance and Disclosure

Findings of the impact of reforms to disclosure and summary criminal legal assistance introduced by the summary justice reform programme.


Bradshaw, P., Reid, S., Mabelis, J., Birch, A., Ferrandon, M., Anderson, S., Munro, M. and McCrone, P. with Jones, L. and Barry, M. (2011) Summary Justice Reform: Evaluation of the Reforms to Fines Enforcement, Edinburgh: Scottish Government

Chalmers, J., Duff, P., Leverick, F. and Melvin, Y. (2007) An evaluation of the High Court Reforms Arising from the Criminal Procedure (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2004, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive

Duff, P. and McCallum, F. (2000) Intermediate Diets, First Diets and Agreement of Evidence in Criminal Cases: An Evaluation, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive

Goriely, T., McCrone, P. Duff, D., Tata, C., Henry, A., Knapp, M., Lancaster, B. and Sherr, A. (2001) The Public Defence Solicitor's Office in Edinburgh: an Independent Evaluation, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive

Richards, P., Richards, E., Devon, C., Morris, S. and Mellows-Facer, A. (2011) Summary Justice Reform: Evaluation of Direct Measures, Edinburgh: Scottish Government

Stephen, F. and Tata, C. (2006) Impact of the Introduction of Fixed Payments into Summary Legal Aid, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive

Scottish Government (2007) Summary Justice System Model Paper, Edinburgh: Scottish Government

Samuel, E. (1996) "Criminal Legal Aid Expenditure: Supplier or System Driven?" in Young, R. and Wall, D. (eds) Access to Justice: Legal Aid, Lawyers, and the Defence of Liberty (Blackstone Press)


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