Blog 1-How do Gender Roles and Discrimination Affect Our Society?

Hi everyone! My inquiry question this semester will be “How do gender roles and discrimination affect our society?”  I chose this question because it’s a continuation of my inquiry project of last year, which was about why we have gender Continue reading Blog 1-How do Gender Roles and Discrimination Affect Our Society?

Blog #5- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Hi everyone! In this last round of research, I researched about the battered women that choose not to use the BWS defence. I will also give a quick answer to my inquiry question: What problems do women face when using Continue reading Blog #5- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Blog #4- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

  This fourth round of research is about the changes made in the law of self defence and the remaining difficulties of interpreting these  cases. I will analyse interpretations and procedures taken in legal cases involving battered women in Canada Continue reading Blog #4- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Blog 3- What problems do Canadian Women face when using the Battered Woman Syndrome Defence in Courts? 

Hi everyone!   My inquiry question this semester is: What problems do Canadian Women face when using the Battered Woman Syndrome Defence in Courts?  This blog post will explain the battered woman syndrome from a medical and judicial perspective. Finally, Continue reading Blog 3- What problems do Canadian Women face when using the Battered Woman Syndrome Defence in Courts? 

Blog #2- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Hi everyone!  In this post, I will explain my project plan: My inquiry question is: What are the problems faced by women when using the BWS Defence in Canadian Courts?  Round of research 1: I will introduce the BWS defence Continue reading Blog #2- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Blog #1- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?

Hi everyone,   My inquiry questions this semester is: What problems do Canadian women face when using the Battered Woman Syndrome Defence in courts?  This defence, commonly known as the BWS defence, is a type of legal defence that is Continue reading Blog #1- What problems do women face when using the BWS defence in Canadian courts?