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le consentement

France has recently proposed a new sexual assault law which includes a provision for the country’s first ever minimum age of consent.  Set to go into effect next year, President Macron and other leading French politicians hope to see the law establish the minimum age of sexual consent at 15 years old.  384 more words

Safe Passage

Volunteering

During my gap year, I found that I had a large amount of extra time on my hands (when I was not studying for the LSAT). 397 more words

J.D.

What is Legal Advocacy?

At Safe Passage we realize that the criminal justice system can be hard to understand and overwhelming for survivors of abuse. Our Legal Advocates can help make this process easier and a lot less scary. 497 more words

Intern at the Children's Law Center

Intern at the Children’s Law Center

Interested in education and the law? If so, consider applying for the internship below–the Children’s Law Center is conveniently located near Saint Ann’s, on Court St. 315 more words

Education

Psychology and the Law

Psychologists have long been engaged in helping to make changes in laws that are harmful to clients (American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS), 2015). As such organizations such as the American Psychological Association Division 41 is one such organization (AP-LS, 2015). 369 more words

Legal Advocacy

Finding Oneself In between Translations

When I accepted this short stint from the Interagency Task Team on Young Key Populations (IATT on YKP) to facilitate the rollout of the Legal Advocacy Training in Myanmar, I was not entirely confident. 601 more words

Advocacy

News from Feasta: Water Protectors

Feasta*, Afri, Comhlámh and Friends of the Earth organised a public meeting at The Teacher’s Club, Parnell Square, Dublin last week.

An online search revealed that… 216 more words

Richard Douthwaite