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Mike Watier

I’m thinking a lot about Vincent these days after a 73-year-old man in Cape Breton was charged with soliciting a prostitute who was not a prostitute but a police officer pretending to be a prostitute more

Jun 12, 2016 10:15 AM News 4 Comments

Conservatives' Bill C-36 harshly criticized for not protecting sex workers more

Sep 27, 2015 5:40 PM News 13 Comments

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Douglas Hunter

Fucking My Way Back Home is a "sex worker dystopia" – a warning of what could be with the new laws in place more

Aug 4, 2015 12:25 PM Movies & TV

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Migrant sex workers' group aims to counter myths of "rescue industry" more

Jun 24, 2015 5:43 PM News 2 Comments

NOW signs on with more than 10 organizations urging the government not to enforce new sex work laws and to develop new policies that promote health, safety and human rights more

Apr 1, 2015 5:12 PM News 2 Comments

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Budget pressures and concerns about sex worker safety - not to mention the constitutionality of the new law - are pushing progressive police forces across the country to evaluate their enforcement approach more

Mar 18, 2015 6:10 PM News 8 Comments

A different image emerges of the regime the feds have modeled our anti-prostitution laws after when you examine the reports of organizations who work with Swedish sex workers more

Feb 10, 2015 12:36 PM News 1 Comments

Even those who have no other choices more

Dec 22, 2014 10:33 AM News

Even those who have no other choices more

Dec 22, 2014 10:33 AM News

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Zach Ruiter

Prostitution law bound by the Criminal Code but questionable under the Charter more

Dec 18, 2014 10:23 AM News 2 Comments

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Zach Ruiter

Prostitution law bound by the Criminal Code but questionable under the Charter more

Dec 18, 2014 10:23 AM News

A coalition including NOW editor and CEO Alice Klein held a press conference at Queen's Park to ask that the constitutionality of Bill C-36 be tested first more

Dec 18, 2014 12:00 AM News

At a press conference tomorrow, sex worker advocates and allies, including NOW's Alice Klein, to ask constitutionality be tested first by the Ontario Court of Appeal more

Dec 16, 2014 8:55 AM News

At a press conference tomorrow, sex worker advocates and allies, including NOW's Alice Klein, to ask constitutionality be tested first by the Ontario Court of Appeal more

Dec 16, 2014 8:55 AM News

How one sex work service is adjusting to the new Protection Of Communities And Exploited Persons Act more

Dec 13, 2014 12:01 AM News 12 Comments

How one sex work service is adjusting to the new Protection Of Communities And Exploited Persons Act more

Dec 13, 2014 12:01 AM News 1 Comments

Premier asks attorney general to advise on the constitutionality of new prostitution law but stops short of ordering cops not to enforce it – for now. more

Dec 10, 2014 6:55 PM News 1 Comments

Premier asks attorney general to advise on the constitutionality of new prostitution law but stops short of ordering cops not to enforce it – for now. more

Dec 10, 2014 6:55 PM News

For the most overrepresented group among street level sex workers, who already suffer higher rates of unemployment and discrimination, life just got way more dangerous. more

Dec 10, 2014 6:52 PM News

For the most overrepresented group among street level sex workers, who already suffer higher rates of unemployment and discrimination, life just got way more dangerous. more

Dec 10, 2014 6:52 PM News 1 Comments