Legal Aid Progress Update on the Scottish Constitutional, Legal and Institutional Development Platform › forums › Constitution of the Scottish State › Article II Section C › Legal Aid This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Mark McNaught 1 year ago. Author Posts January 11, 2019 at 11:25 am #779 SC_AdminKeymaster User: Tomecjanes Can the right to legal aid be enshrined in this Article/Section too? Whether means-tested, or free and universal, I think it is vital that all citizens have access to representation before the law. February 10, 2019 at 4:51 pm #1260 Mark McNaughtKeymaster Totally agree. I’m going to wait until we start developing the CSL in terms of right to counsel, and harmonize them later. Full equality before the law is a MAJOR objective of this constitution. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.