Sexual Assault and Consent: What You Need to Know

Most people are unaware that consent, when related to sexual contact and intimacy is something that can be given and taken away at any time, with or without any notice. Far too often, especially with younger adults, they assume once someone gives them consent to have sex, it is withstanding and means they can have […]

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At What Age Are Children Held Accountable for Their Crimes?

In Canada there is a defence of infancy allowed for children under the age of 12, should they commit a criminal offence. However, in cases where the crime is considered serious in nature, such as assault causing bodily injury, sexual assault, or murder, then Child Protection Services or some other children’s agency often gets involved, even though […]

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