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28/03/2017

A judge's comments in a domestic abuse case are accused of being misjudged. Senior politicians voice their criticism. James Naughtie reports on Donald Trump's infrastructure plans.

A domestic abuse charity has criticised a judge who said a wife, abused by her husband, was not vulnerable because she had friends and a university degree. We hear criticism from senior politicians, and get a guide to the rules on sentencing.

James Naughtie reports on Donald Trumps' plans for huge infrastructure investment.

Another headline, another twitter storm...Who won legs-it? The Daily Mail asked on it's front page underneath a picture of Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon's legs. We'll speak to the woman who wrote the article.

Are civilians in Mosul, Iraq getting enough protection as the fight to re-take the city from the Islamic State Group? We hear from a journalist who's just returned, and the UN tells us that war crimes may be being committed.

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