The court continued a stay of effect of a further twelve months on the first provision, and thirty days on the second. However, only a small proportion were found to be controlled in this manner, and older girls frequently introduced younger ones into the trade.
Reform looked promising in the landmark Bedford case saw the Supreme Court strike down anti-prostitution laws as unconstitutional. Elene Lam from Butterfly says the resulting panic — and Harper-era laws criminalizing those who seek sex services and preventing migrants from working in the sex industry — has made it appear that all sex workers are victims, denying them agency over their lives.
Ina young Victoria man was convicted on charges relating to the prostitution of a child online. Guo was surprised by the community that rallied around her after she was outed. Advocacy organization Stella in Montreal is accepting donated sanitary items on behalf of its service users.
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CTV News Atlantic. In Edmonton, police vice unit Detective Steven Horchuk stated that police will continue to focus on the clients of prostitution, in particular cases involving exploitive circumstances, but would no longer press charges related to communicating for the purpose of prostitution due to the Supreme Court's decision.
Cheol Joon Baek. Winnipeg Press.
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