Category:
Sexual Offences

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Sexual Offences

Navigating Historic Sexual Assault Charges in Canada

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Sexual Offences

“Twin Myth” Evidence Deemed Inadmissible by Supreme Court of Canada

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Sexual Offences

SCC Releases Landmark Decision About Sexual Assault Myths

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Sexual Offences

Defending Against Sexual Assault Charges

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Sexual Offences

False Memories and Witness Credibility at Trial

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Appeals

How is the Credibility of a Child Witness Assessed?

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Charter Rights

Provisions of the National Sex Offender Registry Struck Down

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Sexual Offences

Sexual Assault Conviction Set Aside Due to Zero Risk of HIV Transmission

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Sexual Offences

Personal Journals as Evidence in Sexual Assault Cases

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Appeals

Sexual Assault Conviction Set Aside Over Hearsay Evidence