Off topic: Male lawyer courts women's clothing
Thread poster: A Hayes (X)

A Hayes (X)
Australia
Local time: 06:20
Jul 25, 2006

I couldn't resist...

Male lawyer courts women's clothing
From correspondents in Auckland
July 25, 2006

A PROMINENT New Zealand lawyer who is bald and mustachioed turned up to court wearing a skirt and blouse and carrying a handbag in protest of what he says is a male dominated judiciary.

http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,19904507-29677,00.html


 

Lucinda Hollenberg  Identity Verified
Local time: 17:20
Dutch to English
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Ms. Hayes, Jul 25, 2006

Too bad the link does not work for me. It would have been fun to read/see.

Lucinda


 

A Hayes (X)
Australia
Local time: 06:20
TOPIC STARTER
Sorry Lucinda... Try this, Jul 25, 2006

Lucinda Hollenberg wrote:

Too bad the link does not work for me. It would have been fun to read/see.

Lucinda


NEWS.com.au



[Edited at 2006-07-25 14:36]


 

Rebecca Jowers  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 21:20
Member (2005)
English to Spanish
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An interesting topic, also much discussed in Spain Jul 25, 2006

especially since women were banned from the judiciary until 1966, the first woman judge was sworn in in 1978, and now over 60% of the young judges graduating last year from the "Escuela Judicial" were women.

Here's an article that tells the story...

http://www.elmundo.es/magazine/num177/textos/juzgan1.html


 


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