Jane's story: a tragedy in three acts

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Abstract

An examination of the Great Drumsheugh case, a defamation action raised by two lady school-teachers against the grandmother of one of their pupils who had accused them of lesbianism.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationPronounced for Doom
Subtitle of host publicationEarly Scots Law Tales
EditorsJohn P Grant, Elaine E Sutherland
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Pages90-104
Number of pages15
Publication statusPublished - 30 Dec 2013

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Keywords

  • legal history
  • defamation
  • homosexuality
  • court process
  • Court of Session

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Norrie, K. (2013). Jane's story: a tragedy in three acts. In J. P. Grant, & E. E. Sutherland (Eds.), Pronounced for Doom: Early Scots Law Tales (pp. 90-104). Edinburgh.
Norrie, Kenneth. / Jane's story : a tragedy in three acts. Pronounced for Doom: Early Scots Law Tales. editor / John P Grant ; Elaine E Sutherland. Edinburgh, 2013. pp. 90-104
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