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Briefing juries on sex cases. Poet Sabrina Mahfouz

January 28th, 2015

Episode 129 of 760 episodes

Is there a case for training for juries so that they have a better understanding of the crime they’re asked to judge in cases of rape or sexual violence? Room to Read – a scheme to help the one in ten of the world’s population who is illiterate – two thirds of whom are women. The Thirty Day Shred – an exercise programme devised by the American fitness guru, Jillian Michaels.And the poet and former civil servant Sabrina Mahfouz performs live.

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