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.
Original 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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