CBC: Victims to be put under a microscope

Silencebreakers, Weinstein


As jurors in the Weinstein jury begin to hear opening statements and first testimony, forensic psychologist Louise Fitzgerald explains how things could get ‘ugly’ for victims if the accused’s defense team employ a tactic commonly used – turning the focus from the accused to the accuser and playing on outdated misconceptions about the victims.

Watch the interview on CBC here.