Legal services forced to turn away fleeing women

By Kat Wong
Updated May 15 2024 - 1:00pm, first published 12:56pm
Women's legal services are forced to turn away 52,000 vulnerable women every year. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)
Women's legal services are forced to turn away 52,000 vulnerable women every year. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)

More people escaping domestic violence could be turned away from legal services during an epidemic of gender-based violence, a peak body warns.

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