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Well intentioned but misguided? Criminalising sex workers' clients.

Nicolé Fick, “Well intentioned but misguided? Criminalising sex workers’ clients.” (2007) South African Crime Quarterly 22, 33-36

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Constitutional Development has inserted a new clause in the Sexual Offences Bill that will criminalise the clients of sex workers, with the specific intent to protect women and children from exploitation. 79 more words


About the research project

My initial trip to Calcutta in January 2013 was with a group of students from SUNY Oswego and in conjunction with a course on human trafficking. 1,095 more words


Sex Work and Human Rights: Lessons from Canada for the UK

A Two-Day Symposium: Thursday 18th – Friday 19th September 2014

Durham Law School, Durham University

Registration is now open

In December 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada struck down three provisions of the Canadian Criminal Code, holding that they violate sex workers’ constitutional right to security of the person, and gave the Canadian Parliament one year to come up with new legislation, should it decide to do so. 210 more words