Cases

Below is a list of the original judgments that will be rewritten from a feminist perspective. Where possible, the name of the case is linked to a publicly accessible version of the judgment. You can read the feminist judge’s abstract alongside the case too:

McKearney v HM Advocate (2007)  // Ferguson author abstract

Smith v Lees (1997) // Cairns author abstract

Rape Crisis Centre v Secretary of State for the Home Department (2000) // Kagiaros author abstract

Commonwealth Oil and Gas Co Ltd v Baxter no 10 (2009) // Belcher author abstract

Ruxton v Lang (1998) // Cowan and Munro author abstract

Scottish Special Housing v Lumsden (1984) // Robson author abstract

R & F v UK (2005) // Gray author abstract

Coyle v Coyle (2005) // Mair author abstract

Rainey v Greater Glasgow Health Board (1987) // Busby author abstract

Helen Johnson (AP)  v IAT (2004) // Craig and Loughran abstract

Rafique v Amin (1997) // McCarthy author abstract

HM Advocate v Drury (2001) // McDiarmid author abstract

Jex Blake v Senatus of Edinburgh University (1873) // Kennedy author abstract

Salvesen v Riddle (2013) // McHarg author abstract

Greater Glasgow Health Board v Doogan & Anor (2014) // Neal author abstract

White v White (2001) // Norrie author abstract