We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax
Story image

Senate amends consent provisions in sexual assault bill but rejects defence bar’s plea to drop ‘reverse disclosure’

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 11:44 AM | By Cristin Schmitz

In a win for women’s advocates, the Senate has amended the government’s contentious sexual assault law reform package to remove unconsciousness as a specified indicator of incapacity to consent, but has...