Break every ceiling.
Fairstein recalls one of her first sexual assault cases that made it to trial and how the grievous circumstances created for the sexual assault victim by the laws of the time led to her seeing the same case over and over again.
Only Crime Where Victim Is Blamed
Domestic Violence Was Not A Crime
Once Every 23 Seconds
The Cost of Domestic Abuse
"Why Didn't She Just Leave?"
Only Feminists Were Fighting Violence Against Women
"No One To Teach Us"
The Case She Saw Over and Over Again
New Laws, Same Attitude
The Victims of These Crimes
3 Point Corroboration Requirement
17th Century Law in the 20th Century