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Press Release: Feminist Advocacy Groups calling Community Leaders to Hold Men Accountable for Male Violence Against Women

Date: 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Feminist Advocacy Groups:Community Leaders Must Hold Men Accountable for Male Violence Against Women ...

Press Release: New Prostitution Law begins to recognize the Harm in Prostitution

The Women's Coalition for the Abolition of Prostitution
Date: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Press Release: Vancouver Rape Relief awaits Supreme Court Decision on Canada’s Prostitution Laws

Date: 
Friday, December 13, 2013
[VANCOUVER, B.C.] On Friday, December 20th, 2013 Canada’s highest court will announce its decision in the charter challenge to Canada’s prostitution laws ...

Press Release: Vancouver Rape Relief Monitors Trial of a Local Man Charged with Pimping and Sexual Assault of Girls

Date: 
Friday, September 27, 2013
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Press Release: Vancouver Rape Relief's Statement on the Deaths of Jill Lyons and Karen Nabors

Date: 
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Vancouver, BC Our hearts go out to the families and friends of Jill Lyons and Karen Nabors. ...

Press Release: The Women's Coalition for the Abolition of Prostitution: Present Before the Court, Outside the Court, and Every Day For Women's Equality

Date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2013
The Women's Coalition for the Abolition of Prostitution: Present Before the Court, Outside the Court, and Every Day For Women's Equality ...

Press Release: Local Rape Crisis Centre to make arguments in landmark prostitution case at the Supreme Court of Canada

Date: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Vancouver Rape Relief to make arguments in landmark prostitution caseat the Supreme Court of Canada ...

Press Release: Men do not have the Right to Buy and Sell Women

Date: 
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
[VANCOUVER, B.C) -  In a press conference held today by Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter and EVE (formerly Exploited Voices now Educating),  anti-violence workers and women ...