RADIO

Law in Order

BBC Radio 4
Producer: Neil George
2002

Deborah Bull presents a five part series investigating the origins of current law. With the help of Victor Tunkel, Secretary of The Selden Society, she delves back in history exploring, amongst other things, the Humber Ferry case (the birth of the concept of negligence), the Pie Powder Courts, double jeopardy and the Public Order act of 1936.