Anyone charged with sexual assault, or other sexual offences, faces serious and urgent issues. Learn the essential things about sexual assault cases.
- Self-induced intoxication defences in sexual assault cases: the case of R. v. McKaw GalleryCanadian Criminal Law, Canadian Criminal Procedure, Case Law and Legal Commentary, Criminal Offences, Sexual Offences, Assault, Exploitation, Uncategorized
Self-induced intoxication defences in sexual assault cases: the case of R. v. McKaw Introduction: Automatism & Intoxication Among the various defenses in criminal law are the non-insane automatism defenses. The [...]
- Canadian sexual trials explained: balancing the rights of an accused and empowering victims. GalleryCanadian Criminal Law, Celebrity criminal cases, Criminal Offences, Evidence, Right to a Fair Trial, Sexual Offences, Assault, Exploitation, Similar Fact Evidence, Trial Advocacy, Victims of crime
Sexual assault trials in Canada: assumptions and misinformation clarified. Recent events surrounding Jian Ghomeshi has instigated a national outcry relating to the protection of sexual assault victims and the difficulties they face when struggling with the [...]
Fewer shades than one might think: the law of consent in sexual activity and "BDSM" in Canada. Societies acceptance of alternative sexual practices is constantly evolving. Sexual preferences that may have once been deemed [...]