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Is Rape Different?

Department of Law ‘Debating Law’ series

Rape is a heinous crime but does it demand special treatment? Do rule of law and fairness pay a price? Helen Reece leads a debate on whether rape is, in some sense, different.

Nazir Afzal is chief crown prosecutor for CPS North West. Barbara Hewson is a barrister in Hardwicke Chambers. Helen Reece is reader of Law at LSE. Jennifer Temkin is a professor at City Law School.


Nazir Afzal | talks
Barbara Hewson | talks
Professor Jennifer Temkin | talks
Helen Reece | talks


Date and Time:

30 October 2013 at 6:30 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



Sheikh Zayed Theatre (New Academic Building, LSE)
54 Lincoln's Inn Fields

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Organised by:

London School of Economics & Political Science
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