Archive for the ‘Canada’ Category

Analyzing different types of sexual offenders

April 19, 2015

“Research she’s been involved with has looked at comparing three groups of offenders: the viewers, the ones that just look at child pornography; the contact sexual offenders; and dual offenders, ones who look, but are also contact offenders.”

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Child porn or ‘naturist’ art film? Verdict looms for Canadian at centre of global child pornography case

March 31, 2015

Further comment on the Azov Films case.

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Films of naked boys weren’t sexual: Lawyer

March 30, 2015

“The movies produced and sold by an Ontario man accused in a sweeping child pornography investigation weren’t sexual in nature but simply showed ‘naked boys doing silly things,’ his lawyer argued Monday.”

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Sex offender rehab program cuts a huge loss, Quebec chaplain says

March 5, 2015

“A pioneering federal program designed to rehabilitate sex offenders by offering them support and friendship is to close by the end of the month, after the government announced it would not renew its $650,000 in annual funding.”

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Police may charge data centre in largest ever child abuse images bust

March 4, 2015

“Canadian police have seized over 1.2 petabytes of data from the dark net – more than four times the amount of data in the US Library of Congress – in what could be the largest child abuse image investigation ever.”

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IPCC outlines investigation into claims North Wales Police failed to act on paedophile list

January 15, 2015

“North Wales Police will be probed by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) on whether it took sufficient action on a list of paedophiles given to the force by Canadian authorities.”

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Lesbian premier orders Ontario’s sex-ed update to teach kids about giving sexual ‘consent’ from ‘the very earliest stages’

January 12, 2015

Canadian conservatives worried proposed sex education will encourage young children to have sex with each other and even with adults.

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Virtual reality promises new applications for sexual offending

November 3, 2014

“Virtual reality may be the key to predicting both the behaviour of sex offenders and the effectiveness of the therapies they have undergone, according to a study undertaken by Massil Benbouriche of the University of Montreal’s School of Criminology.”

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Court says parents must pay nearly $500,000 to Vancouver woman for sex abuse by grandfather in 1959 and 1960

October 14, 2014

“The parents of a Vancouver woman have been ordered to pay nearly $500,000 in damages for failing to help their daughter when she was sexually assaulted by her grandfather.”

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Royal Ottawa aims to halt sex crimes before they happen

October 5, 2014

“According to Dr. Paul Federoff, the [Royal Ottawa Hospital’s Sexual Behaviours Clinic] has seen more than 4,000 people and continues to add an average of 100 new men who come voluntarily every year, and some of those men may be possible sex offenders.”

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