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Assault and battery is the first crown court case for newly qualified barrister Kakoly Pande and there’s a judgement in the House of Lords after a seven-year fight – but can the Bar face up to its critics that it’s an elitist, out-dated and old fashioned club?

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First broadcast: Friday 21 Nov 2008 on BBC TWO England & Northern Ireland