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Jeopardising Justice?

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Has the so-called 'victims movement' been hijacked by politicians and the media to insert an emotive element into a rational system of law as an excuse to erode the legal protection given to an individual accused of a crime for the sole purpose of achieving quick and inexpensive convictions?

The first part of a four-part series broadcast on the BBC Home Service on 31 August 2009 in which Helena Kennedy QC addresses the question.

In the second episode to be broadcast on Monday 7 September 2009, Helena Kennedy QC seeks to unravel the recent history of attacks upon judicial independence.

The series may be listened to by downloading the BBC 'i Player'
 

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