Posts Tagged: Helsinki Court of Appeals

Attorney general inquiry confirms earlier internal investigation by the Helsinki Courts of Appeal

An inquiry commissioned by the attorney general confirmed an internal investigation scooped by MTV3 in summer revealed some judges of the Helsinki Courts of Appeal harassed women sexually at parties and used racist language, according to MTV3, which cites Helsingin Sanomat. Read full story (in Finnish) here. The internal investigation, which revealed that some judges acted

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Internal investigation reveals Helsinki Court of Appeal judges use racist and sexist language

What are we to make of a classified internal investigation into the behavior of the Helsinki Court of Appeals, which revealed some judges sexually harassed women at parties, used racist and sexist language during recesses and in meetings outside of the courtroom? If this occurs in our judicial system, how common is it among the

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