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10th Annual Memorial for the Missing and Murdered Women of the Downtown Eastside

On this day of the 10th annual memorial for the missing and murdered women, we stand in front of the Vancouver Police Depart ...

Bill C-75: An Act to amend the Criminal Code

Last year the Federal government introduced Bill C -75, legislation to reform the criminal justice system. ...

Sook C. Kong's Press Statement

I speak as a very concerned individual, as an active member of several community groups, as an educator of university-age st ...

Live webcast of a panel to the discuss the Rape Shield Law

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 13:15 - 15:30
The Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres will be part of a panel presenting and reporting on the provision and operation of the act to amend the Rape Shield Law. ...

CASAC's Press Release on Bonnie Mooney's Civil Suit

VANCOUVER "Three levels of government are colluding to blame Bonnie Mooney for the violence committed by her exlover", ...

Stats about Sexual Assault and the Canadian Criminal Justice System

Less than half (43%) of sexual assault incidents reported to police resulted in a charge being laid; of these, half (49%) proceeded to court; of which just over half (55%) led to a conviction; of w ...