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Rape myths and the rights of victims: why the UK needs to ratify the Istanbul Convention

Gormley, Lisa (2016) Rape myths and the rights of victims: why the UK needs to ratify the Istanbul Convention. Women, Peace and Security (21 Oct 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In response to the acquittal of Ched Evans on charges of rape, Lisa Gormley reflects on the UK government’s approach to ensuring women’s right to protection of the law, and sets out how ratifying the Istanbul Convention would help achieve positive change.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/wps
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE Women, Peace and Security Blog
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 13:25
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2019 05:35
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/76785

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