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Scottish Feminist Judgments Podcast: Bonus Episode

In this bonus episode, we discuss the impact that feminist judgments can have, and how they are meaningful. In the first half of the episode, Amrita Ahluwalia-McMeddes and Gabrielle Blackburn,…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on September 30th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Podcast Episode 3: Coyle v Coyle - the practice of fairness

Mr and Mrs Coyle were married for 25 years. After several years of being separated, Mrs Coyle filed for divorce. They had accumulated some wealth over the years, and they agreed to share this wealth…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Podcast Episode 2: Ruxton v Lang - the importance of perspective

In 1998, Fiona Lang was charged under the Road Traffic Act of being in charge of a motor vehicle while over the limit: drink driving. Fiona pled the defence of necessity, saying she was fleeing in…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on September 2nd, 2020 0 likes 443 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Podcast Episode 1: Drury - history and cultural legacies

In 1998, Marylin McKenna was murdered by Stuart Drury. Drury was tried for her murder and was found guilty, but he appealed the decision claiming he had been provoked into killing Marylin because she…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 603 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Project Exhibition - Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Feminist Judgments Project is an interdisciplinary project rewriting key legal judgments from a feminist perspective. In September 2018, they brought their project to the Scottish…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on March 22nd, 2019 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Project

The Scottish Feminist Judgments Project is part of a global series that aims to imagine how important legal cases might have been decided differently if the judge had adopted a feminist perspective.…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on March 22nd, 2019 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Adverse Childhood Experience? Gendered Dimensions and Feminist Perspectives

Adverse Childhood Experience? Gendered Dimensions and Feminist Perspectives

From  Peter Crooks on March 14th, 2019 2 likes 313 plays 1