Court Cases

Scope and Content

During the course of their residency at Greenham Common, the protestors were involved in a wide variety of court proceedings. Several of these were the result of arrests made during protests, and others resulted from civic actions instigated by protestors. These papers usually involve Sarah Hipperson as defendant, plaintiff or appellant. However the Litigation Case and the Bylaws Case were actions brought by other women, the papers of which have been collected by Hipperson.

Arrangement

Cases are grouped chronologically from the start date of litigation, and are given the names allocated prior to deposit where possible.