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Lessons from Ireland on Prostitution

New sexual violence provisions took effect in the Republic of Ireland on Monday, 27th March. Introduced in the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act 2017, they include new laws against child sexual exploitation, grooming and pornography, which have been broadly welcomed by those working with children in Ireland. 1,281 more words


Decriminalization and the Prostitution of British Law

By Heather Brunskell-Evans

Although prostitution is legal in Britain there are a number of laws which regulate related activities, such as soliciting in a public place, kerb crawling, owning or managing a brothel, and pimping. 3,181 more words


Open Letter to the Home Secretary

This is the text of an open letter to the Home Secretary from Nordic Model Now! and 14 other groups and organisations and 35 individuals in response to the UK government response to the interim report of the Home Affairs Select Committee Inquiry into Prostitution. 1,682 more words