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Cynthia Petersen discusses the challenge to Canada’s prostitution laws

June 14, 2013

Cynthia Petersen will participate in the panel “Bedford and beyond: sex, work, rights and the criminal law” at the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network’s 5th Symposium on HIV, Law and Human Rights. The panel will consider the challenge to Canada’s prostitution laws to be heard by the Supreme Court of Canada, and will also address advocacy work beyond decriminalization that can help to ensure that other laws and policies respect, protect and fulfill the human rights of sex workers.

When:    Friday, June 14, 2013
Where:   Courtyard Marriott Hotel, Toronto
Time:      1:30 – 3:00 p.m.


Cynthia Petersen

Practice Areas

Constitutional Law, Criminal Law