Victims on trial
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Victims on trial the law on rape in Northern Ireland and the case for change.

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Published by Women"s Law and Research Group/Rape Crisis Centrte in Belfast .
Written in English

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ContributionsWomen"s Law Research Centre., Rape Crisis Centre (Northern Ireland)
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Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL16502284M

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