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Record: When a Woman Fights Back


When a Woman Fights Back

Video Call Number: Location:
4 Biddle Law Library

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PBS Video

Year: Running Time: Format:
1980 1:00 VHS


Shows how women who killed men in self-defense raised many legal and social questions in four court cases in Washington State in 1980. Examines a murder trial that set a legal precedent when Yvonne Wanrows murder conviction was reversed by the Washington State Supreme Court. Shows how precedents were subsequently applied in three other murder trials.


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