This article is a reproduction of a panel discussion which took place at Golden Gate University School of Law in January 1993. Of the four panelists who participated in the discussion, three panelists' comments are reprinted here. Thanks to Gina Harmon, Sarah Hughes and Rosanne Calbo-Jackson for their work, along with the Golden Gate Feminist Jurisprudence Speaker Series, in organizing this event. Much appreciation goes to Karen Brkick for her help in typing this article and to Rosanne Calbo-Jackson for her editing of this article. Also, thanks to Richard Karoly for filming the panel discussion. Finally, thank you to Professors Joan Howarth, Maria Ontiveros and Susan Rutberg of Golden Gate University for their advice when things got a little rough.
Courtroom, Code and Clemency: Reform in Self-Defense Jurisprudence for Battered Women, 23 Golden Gate U. L. Rev.