A Conversation with Lady Justice Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

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Richard Susskind welcomes Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss for a discussion on a wide variety of topics.

Baroness Butler-Sloss was the first female Lord Justice of Appeal and, until 2004, was the highest-ranking female judge in the United Kingdom. She chaired the inquests into the deaths of Diana, Princess of Wales, and Dodi Fayed.

Professor Susskind and Baroness Butler-Sloss discuss her work within family law, which touches on everything from divorce to competency hearing in medical cases. 

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This event was on Tue, 11 Feb 2003

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Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss GBE, PC

Elizabeth Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-Sloss GBE, PC, is a retired English judge. She was the first female Lord Justice of Appeal and, until 2004, was the highest-ranking female judge in...

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Richard Susskind

Professor of Law

As Gresham Professor of Law from 2000-2004, he conducted public interviews with leading judges and lawyers, the transcripts of which are now published as The...

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