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Ghomeshi case highlights issues of fairness in sexual assault trials

| February 21, 2016

Podcast




Artist: Redeye Collective
Title: Ghomeshi case highlights issues of fairness in sexual assault trials
Album: Redeye: Vancouver Cooperative Radio
Year: 2016
Genre: Public Affairs
Length: 0:17:24 minutes (15.93 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

Ghomeshi case highlights issues of fairness in sexual assault trials

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The high-profile trial of Jian Ghomeshi has brought a storm of reaction over the cross-examination and testimony of witnesses who brought the complaints forward. We speak with feminist lawyer Pamela Cross. She's the legal director of Luke's Place Support and Resource Centre in Durham Region in Ontario. Pamela Cross speaks with Redeye host Lorraine Chisholm.

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