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Alleged murderer of Milly Dowler receives millions in legal aid

Levi Bellfield, the convicted murderer who is currently on trial for the death of Milly Dowler has received a £2.2m worth of legal aid this far, the Mirror reports.

The amount includes the expenses for his defence for the murdering …

Expenses scandal MPs claimed thousands in legal aid

Despite their prosecution for fiddling public money, expenses scandal MPs received over £55,300 in legal aid.

Some MPs’ legal aid was even more costly than the amount of money they cheated. Labour MP David Chaytor got £23,579 for his lawyers …