Justice Is Now | The Podcast

S1 E3 Gemma Malfesi Part 1

November 27, 2023 Leonie
Justice Is Now | The Podcast
S1 E3 Gemma Malfesi Part 1
Show Notes

Key points from the episode:

  •  The shocking reason why most female offenders are where they are at.
  • A confusion and desensitisation of sexual violence and what it actually is.
  • The difference between long term groomers and opportunists.
  • The lack of understanding and education
  • How the system as it stands sends out mixed messages and can re-traumatise the survivor.
  • Why juries and many others in the system have unconscious bias and lack of knowledge.
  • The disadvantages of the current “adversarial”  model

If you have been affected by anything discussed here, or you need more information, here are a list of helpful resources to reach out to:

National Rape Crisis Helpline (open to all, male, female, non-binary...)
0808 500 2222

Trafford Rape Crisis Centre (TRC) (Manchester based but open to all)

www.traffordrapecrisis.com
traffordrapecrisis@gmail.com

Office Phone: 0161 968 2820

Helpline Phone: 0161 647 7559