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CBC News – Canada – Prostitution laws struck down by Ont. court

October 1, 2010


Terri-Jean Bedford, left, and Valerie Scott, shown in 2009, along with a third woman, launched a constitutional challenge of Canada’s anti-prostitution laws. An Ontario court ruled Tuesday the Criminal Code provisions relating to prostitution contribute to the danger faced by sex-trade workers. (Michael Turschic/CBC) An Ontario court has thrown out key provisions of Canada’s anti-prostitution […]