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Criminal Code offences - Offences against person and reputation - Assaults - Sexual assault - Sexual assault causing bodily harm

Thursday, September 15, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the accused, Threefingers, from a conviction for sexual assault causing bodily harm. The complainant, age 32, was a developmentally challenged dependent adult who was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder. She lived in her own apartment under her mother’s daily supervision. The complainant had significant memory difficulties and trouble separating fantasy from reality. In September 2012, the complainant appeared at her mother’s workplace in an emotional state with a bruised neck. She was taken to police and gave a videotaped statement. She described being grabbed from...