Not Okay: A Knowledge Sharing Forum

Not Okay: A Knowledge Sharing Forum Over the past 30 years, the legal response to sexual violence has evolved considerably. High profile cases such as the 1999 Jane Doe Audit, the 2014 Jian Ghomeshi case in Canada, and the 2017 revelations about sexual violence by...

Concerning Sexual Assault Cases in Canada

In Halifax, the Crown is appealing a judge’s decision that a woman can consent to sex even when unconscious. In Toronto, the convicted rapist, Mustafa Ururyar, is appealing his conviction in a case that raises important perspectives on the nature of legal support and...

Free Legal Advice for Survivors of Sexual Assault

Ontario Launches Pilot Program in Toronto, Ottawa and Thunder Bay to provide survivors of sexual assault with free legal advice. Women living in the City of Toronto also have the option to access the program directly through the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic....