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Q weekly guest Elvira Kurt posts rant about Ghomeshi scandal | Georgia Straight Vancouver’s News & Entertainment Weekly

"I am done engaging with anyone trying to justify, rationalize or otherwise spin the issue of consent. Consent doesn’t need a context. Consent just IS. Consent is the only thing and it’s everything. If you don’t agree with that you are wrong. Also, s [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:52+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Q weekly guest Elvira Kurt posts rant about Ghomeshi scandal | Georgia Straight Vancouver’s News & Entertainment Weekly

4 1/2 years for 10 years of assault

Sabrina-Riki Moreau's first childhood memory isn't a boisterous kids' birthday party or a trip to the zoo. Rather, the scene forever embedded in the young woman's mind involves a dark basement and an encounter with her grandfather that began a decade [...]

2016-09-14T12:50:08+00:00 February 14th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , |Comments Off on 4 1/2 years for 10 years of assault

Defence attacks credibility of girl in gang sex assault  | Ottawa Citizen

A defence attorney launched an attack on the credibility of a teenaged girl who alleges that she was sexually assaulted by four people at OC Transpo Blair Station in 2013. In an intense cross-examination Friday, defence lawyer Natasha Calvinho pointe [...]

2016-09-14T12:51:57+00:00 January 17th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Defence attacks credibility of girl in gang sex assault  | Ottawa Citizen