Her Day in Court

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Her Day in Court

  • 1988 ----- color ----- 28 min ----- vhs
  • Highlights the positive role of women in Washington State legal history, covering four generations since 1889. Women lawyers and judges tell the story for those women who tried to escape an exclusively "women's world" and to make a contribution in mainstream culture. Historical pictures, music and narration provides background for each generation, while key individuals tell anecdotes and details of their struggle to practice law and to become judges.
  • Topics: (Law, Pacific Northwest, Women Studies)