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Suitable counsel with fair compensation – handling public counsel in migration cases (RiR 2022:14)

People who risk refusal of entry or expulsion may have the right to public counsel. It is the responsibility of the State to check that the counsel are suitable. The Swedish National Audit Office (Swedish NAO) audit shows that people have been able to continue working as counsel even though they have been convicted of serious crime or excluded from the Swedish Bar Association.

Updated: 02 June 2022

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