Thom Dyke on the Vicky Pryce case in The Times

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Great James Street barrister Thom Dyke has written for The Times on the Vicky Pryce case – ‘Is marital coercion defence an anachronism?’, The Times Law, 7 March 2013

Thom is also quoted in The Times article ‘Call for Pryce’s ‘medieval defence’ of marital coercion to be scrapped’, The Times, 7 March 2013

“Thom Dyke, a criminal and human rights barrister, said that could see a rise in use — but one that would be matched by an increase in legal challenges. The defence, he said, harked back to the “darker days of gender equality” — it was “deeply anachronistic”.

March 2013