BBC RADIO 4

Today Weekdays 6-9am and Saturdays 7-9am

  • News Feeds
Page last updated at 07:55 GMT, Monday, 28 June 2010 08:55 UK

QC 'wary' of rape accusation anonymity

Advertisement

The government wants to change the law so that people accused of rape are given the same anonymity that's currently applied to the victim.

The coalition agreement also promised to give anonymity to teachers accused by pupils.

Paul Mendelle QC explains what anonymity means for an open and transparent justice.


Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific