Robert Rinder explains why barristers are going on strike [VIDEO]

Last Updated: August 24, 2022By Tags: , , , ,

Strike: yes, junior barristers are earning less than the minimum wage and, yes, legal aid cuts are harming justice. So yes, barristers need to strike.

Barristers are striking because the Tories have created a legal system that gives justice to the rich and deprives it from the poor.

Watch this clip from Good Morning Britain in which Robert Rinder explains that low pay rates for barristers carrying out public cases mean people who cannot afford to pay top dollar are receiving a second-class service from the legal system – or no service at all:

That is why barristers are going on strike.

Have YOU donated to my crowdfunding appeal, raising funds to fight false libel claims by TV celebrities who should know better? These court cases cost a lot of money so every penny will help ensure that wealth doesn’t beat justice.

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