Book Festival 2019

Helena Kennedy


Helena Kennedy, Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws, is a celebrated human rights lawyer who runs the global human rights association for the International Bar Association. She has also chaired many commissions and inquiries as well as her work at the criminal bar. Her book EVE WAS FRAMED was published 20 years ago but she has re-visited what she sees as a continuing gender imbalance in the judiciary and the judicial process with EVE WAS SHAMED. She's in conversation with the BBC Scotland Editor Sarah Smith.

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