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Rape ruling sets precedent

Title
Rape ruling sets precedent
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
23 Oct 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:01:36
Description
Report on a ruling by Law Lords today that a woman can refuse sex with her husband following a case of attempted rape by a man of his ex-wife. With reaction from spokeswomen from Woman Against Rape Ruth Hall and Claire Glasman who say they will pursue a bill to change the Sexual Offences Act. Report by Nicky Broyd.
Contributors
Ruth Hall; Nicky Broyd; Claire Glasman
Keywords
Legislation; Legal decisions; Rape; Sexual violence; Woman Against Rape; Married woman

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