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Is Indecent Exposure a Sex Offender Crime in Canada?

May 10th, 2021|Sex Crimes|

Indecent exposure is a sex offender crime in Canada. When you have an indecent exposure charge, it can greatly impact your ability to obtain work and result in a criminal [...]

What Are Internet Sex Crimes?

January 8th, 2020|Sex Crimes|

With the invention of the internet, the definition of the term “sex crimes” has broadened to include many online activities, and identifying it isn’t always necessarily obvious.  For example, one [...]

What Happens if Charged with Sexual Assault

December 12th, 2019|Sex Crimes|

Sexual assault consists of any sexual contact that takes place without the consent of the people involved. It ranges from nonconsensual touching to rape and can take place anywhere. It [...]

“Creep Off”: A New Reporting Tool for Harassment in Vancouver

July 9th, 2018|Blogs, Sex Crimes|

As of June 15th, the nonprofit organization Good Night Out has launched a text-based reporting tool called “Creep Off” to accumulate data about harassing behaviours in Vancouver. It’s a tool [...]

Sexual Assault: The Breaching of a Tenant’s Trust

May 28th, 2018|Sex Crimes|

This past March, Jorge Alim Vega Ramirez was sentenced to two years less a day in jail for sexually assaulting one of his female tenants, an ESL student from Japan, [...]

B.C. Supreme Court Overturns Mandatory Minimum Sentence in Sexual Interference Case

May 28th, 2018|Blogs, Sex Crimes|

Mandatory minimums were created to provide an automatic punishment for certain crimes, including drug trafficking, child exploitation, and sex crimes. But crimes are not committed in rigid situations. A court [...]

Know When “No” Means “No” & Avoid Sexual Assault Charges

April 9th, 2018|Blogs, Sex Crimes|

The #metoo movement is conjuring up many discussions regarding the rights of women, the behaviour of men, and the ever-evolving line that is continuously crossed. Critics of the #metoo movement [...]