Posts tagged sexual assault
Allegations of Wide Spread Sexual Misconduct Plague the RCMP

When a case action lawsuit involving sexual harassment and the RCMP was approved to go ahead, lawyers estimated that they would receive about one thousand claims.

So far, there are over 2,400 claimants, and many more coming forward.  Lawyers are now expecting over 4,000 claimants before it's all over.

Many have expressed shock and outrage at the fact that such a toxic workplace could exist for so long, under the eye of the government.  

Earlier this week, I sat down with Roundhouse Radio's Gene Valaitis to discuss sexual misconduct in the RCMP and beyond.  You can hear the entire interview here.

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The Hill Times - Defence Lawyers ‘Cringe’ at New Sex-Assault Rules in Justice Bill

Earlier this week, I was interviewed by a report for The Hill Times about my views on Bill C-51 and our federal government's proposed reforms to the Criminal Code in relation to sex-assault laws.  

This post reproduces some sections of the article as published by The Hill Times and as written by Charelle Evelyn.  To view the full article, you must be a subscriber to The Hill Times, which covers all the important and topical political news on Parliament Hill.  

If you are a subscriber (which I would highly recommend), you can read the full article by following the link.

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