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Manchester victims’ families ‘struggling to obtain legal aid’

30/07/19

The Guardian, 30/07/2019

Cooper suggested "the cat is already out of the bag", that there were failures by the security services, police and emergency services in their readiness and response to the attacks. A report by David Anderson QC has already concluded that MI5 had intelligence about Salman Abedi, whose "true significance was not appreciated at the time". The court heard that two courtrooms at Manchester magistrates court were going to be knocked into one to create a venue large enough to hear the inquests, with two further courtrooms used to relay proceedings to family members and the public.

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/jul/29/manchester-arena-bereaved-families-struggle-to-get-legal-aid