EHRAC briefing paper on litigating self-defence in the context of domestic violence

EHRAC briefing paper on litigating self-defence in the context of domestic violence

This briefing paper was prepared for use during EHRAC’s first virtual expert roundtable on litigating self-defence in the context of domestic violence, held on 29 September 2020.

The brief guide addresses some of the issues arising when litigating cases on behalf of women charged with harming their partners in self-defence.