The Canadian Press

2014-06-04 | Prostitution-Laws

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The Harper government introduced a long-awaited bill that would criminalize the purchase of sexual services, targeting pimps and johns. Justice Minister Peter MacKay said the new prostitution-related offences were intended to reduce demand for sexual services and protect those who sell such services from exploitation.

Date: 2014-06-04
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 36 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << for the first time in Canadian law we will criminalize those who are fueling and perpetrating the demand for this dangerous activity the purchase the purchasers of sexual services as well as those who advertise the sale of sexual services of others in print media or on line in other words the pimps the perpetrators and the purchasers of sex we are targeting Johns and pimps those that to a treat sex services as a commodity and this act would continue to criminalize third parties who exploit others through prostitution >>

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