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Understanding Consent: the defendant with an autistic spectrum disorder accused of sexual offence

Wednesday 4 March 2020, 10.00AM to 12pm

Speaker(s): Ann Attwood and Professor Elaine Hall (Northumbria Law School)

The aims of this seminar are:

  • to enhance understanding of the concept of consent among those with an autistic spectrum disorder
  • to consider effective policy and practice for criminal justice and health organisations in providing their services.

To book a free place, send an e-mail with the following to

PORSCH: Autism Understanding Consent March 4
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Location: Baddiley-Clark Building (Large Seminar Room), Newcastle University, Richardson Road, Newcastle NE2 4AX