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Episode 3

Episode 3 of 4

Helena Kennedy examines the development of alternative systems of justice that bypass the courts which have, in recent years, been broadened in scope and application by politicians.

Helena Kennedy QC examines the ways in which the best intentions in legal reform can sometimes produce unexpected and unpalatable consequences.

Helena looks at the development of alternative systems of justice that bypass the courts. Restraining orders to protect the victims of domestic violence, once championed by liberal lawyers like Helena, have in recent years been broadened in scope and application by politicians, with possibly troubling results.

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Mon 14 Sep 2009 09:30

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