Kate Shannon & Sandra Ka Hon Chu: Decriminalization of Sex Work Now

This Thursday, the Supreme Court of Canada is set to hear Bedford vs. Canada, a case on the constitutionality of criminal laws governing sex work. The case, brought forward by three sex workers - Terry-Jean Bedford, Amy Lebovitch, and Valerie Scott - is a direct result of the refusal of consecutive federal governments to respond to enormous volumes of evidence that these laws do more harm than they prevent.

National Post
Tuesday, June 11, 2013