Leaked emails, legal aid and Law Society complaint – more on Down and Clee

Leaked emails show how senior justice ministry officials turned a conversation between two lawyers into a Law Society complaint.

Disclosure of the email trail comes hard on the heels of the resignation of Auckland Public Defender Jonathan Down.

The justice ministry made a Law Society complaint - now dismissed - against Auckland solicitor Tudor Clee in February, over two 17-year-olds he represented in court earlier this year.

 

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