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Women's group loses bid against CPS over fall in rape prosecutions

The End Violence Against Women coalition (EVAW) has lost its bid to challenge the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) over the decline in prosecuted cases of rape in recent years.

Women's group loses bid against CPS over fall in rape prosecutions

Date - 18th March 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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EVAW, which are represented by the Centre for Women’s Justice (CWJ), has lost its High Court bid to bring a judicial review against the CPS over a fall in the number of rape cases resulting in prosecution. The women’s group said this...
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