Published: 30 Nov 2020 | By Constantin Cojocariu

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

Training resource

EHRAC Self-Defence Roundtable Briefing Paper by European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) on Scribd

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.