Wendy Murphy, J.D. – Justice For Some?

by on May 20, 2013      

in Law, Government, & Military

Wendy Murphy, J.D.

Wendy Murphy, J.D.

Wendy Murphy, J.D., is a fearless and groundbreaking attorney who represents crime victims, women, children, and victim service providers. She is the founder and director of the Victim Advocacy & Research Group, a volunteer legal advocacy organization that provides free legal services to victims. Ms. Murphy also teaches seminars on sexual violence at New England Law|Boston, where she directs the Judicial Language Project and an internet-based alert service called Sexual Violence Legal News. She has an extensive history of impact litigation in the aim of bringing about systemic change in the legal system of the United States.

As a young prosecutor, Ms. Murphy learned that the legal system works in favor of criminal defendants – often at the expense of their victims. She documents her firsthand experiences of this injustice and its enablers in her first book And Justice For Some. Join us as Wendy Murphy, J.D., guides us into the belly of the legal system for an exposé of the lawyers and judges who let dangerous criminals go free.