Canadian laws against dating violence
Domestic violence victims who avoid calling the police or seeking other help can put themselves in even more danger.
We need social and legal reforms that protect sex workers rather than further marginalize them,” says Kate Gibson, Executive Director of WISH.
Of the 237 women, 57% experienced some form of physical or sexual violence during the 18-month study period.
Key structural factors of homelessness and inability to access drug treatment continue to further elevate the risk of violence against female sex workers. Shannon, “The government’s systematic failure to protect sex workers’ rights places women in direct risk of violence by perpetrators.
It affects many people in many ways and it can happen anywhere and to anyone. This is a great, easy to understand website with learning tools that will be very helpful to you.
To find out more about family violence and the law in Canada the Department of Justice created a website just for children and youth from the ages of 10 and up.According to the Department of Justice (DOJ), the rate of intimate partner violence dropped 64% between 19, a drop pro-VAWA policymakers largely attribute to the law.