Law

Scope and Content

Articles on: the admission of women to the legal profession (/1); the exclusion of women from court (/2); the "respect" and "decorum" shown to women by withholding their right to vote (/3); women's refusal to pay income tax on the grounds that taxation should be accompanied by representation (/4); the right of the mother to be legally considered a "parent" of her own child (/5- 6); the restrictions on the admission of women to the British Museum (/7); an attack on suffragettes at Streatham Common [London] (/8); and legislation passed in America since women were admitted to the franchise (/9-10).