Supreme Court justice comes out against diversity quotas for the judiciary

Women lawyers want true equality and not positive discrimination, according to justice of the Supreme Court Lord Hodge.

Speaking at the First 100 Years project's Spark 21 conference in London the Supreme Court justice said he would back any programme that increased the diverse makeup of the judiciary but drew the line at positive discrimination or a quota system.

Lord Hodge added, however, that he did not agree with Lord Sumption's recent remarks that