Felicity writes in The Times on vicarious liability of institutions for sexual abuse

Felicity Gerry KC
Felicity Gerry KC

Legal. Media. KC.

“Victims of abuse may seek criminal justice, but the truth is that many will have to look to the civil courts instead

Men like Jimmy Savile offended with impunity as law-makers took a long time to react to sexual offending. It is common for complaints to be delayed through fear, trauma and an old-fashioned belief that victims will be ignored. The high-profile cases are the tip of an enormous problem.”


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