The Canadian Press

2010-09-28 | Bawdy Law Challenge

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Ontario Superior Court Justice Susan Himel struck down Canada's prostitution laws because they were contributing to the danger faced by sex-trade workers. The September 28th court decision was hailed as an emancipation for sex-trade workers. Sex-trade worker Valerie Scott called it a landmark day for prostitutes. (Both the federal and Ontario governments appealed the ruling.)

Date: 2010-09-28
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this decision means that sex workers can now pick up the phone and call the police and report a bad client this means that we no longer have to be afraid >>